scratch

Scratch – program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community. Learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.

  • Web-based – Flash, not on iPad without additional app
  • free, login

Scratch and design-based learning

  • Scratch – interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations
  • Remix – starter projects * Dance Party – 5 scripts, 2 sprites – dinosaur and girl (photo), stage, music * Dressup remix – 39 scripts, 10 sprites * When I’m Astro – 48 scripts, 13 sprites
  • Game design * play 5 games. What’s the objective? Interaction? Scoring? Fun factor? * storyboard game, break out design elements * assemble and test * get reviewer feedback
  • presentation * review 5 stories * storyboard your story * create elements, transitions
  • Art – resources, examples