Coding & Tech
Let’s Make a Race! - Scratch for Beginners
In this 1-hour class, we will learn about Scratch and create a race animation using sprites, backgrounds, speech bubbles, movement, and a simple sensor.
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This class will begin with a review of the Scratch interface, followed by an interactive demo and mini-lesson on sprites, backgrounds, the Scratch grid, and code blocks to create movement. We will then work together as each student creates their own race. They will add artwork and coding, and we will discuss code blocks needed for running or flying to the finish line. We will also discuss other topics related to student questions and interests. This class is geared toward students who are...
Students will learn about the Scratch interface, sprites (characters and objects), backgrounds, and basic code blocks, as well as logical thinking and debugging techniques. Students will use their creativity to make a fun race.
This class will not have homework, but students may want to add to their projects after the class is over.
Students will need a Scratch account for this class. If you don't already have a Scratch account, please create one prior to the start of this class.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Animation | Coding | Storytelling | Game Creation
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
13 total reviews
14 completed classes
Hi, my name is Joan Mendelson. I teach Computer Science (CS) to Kg - 8th graders in a brick and mortar school. I also teach with Outschool! In my classes, students use CS and their creativity to make animations, stories and games. I love creating...