Coding with Scratch
Technolog Requirements: A computer with an internet connection.
Tools & Additional Downloads: You will need to create an account with Scratch.
skill level: 2/5
Module 1: Intro to Coding
Explore the role of coding in the real world and discover careers that require coding skills.
Module 2: Getting Started with Scratch
Learn the basics of the Scratch platform and how to create and program a sprite and background.
Module 3: Multiple Characters and Scenes
Discover how to add multiple sprites and more scenes to create more realistic looking movements for your characters.
Module 4: Advanced Code Blocks
Explore how to use more advanced code blocks to take your digital story to the next level.
Module 5: Digital Story Submission
Use what you learned in the previous modules to design, create and program your unique digital story.
Module 6: Planning & Creating Game Sprites
Brainstorm ideas and start planning your platformer video game. Next, focus on creating your own sprites.
Module 7: Main Character Movement
Learn how to program your main character sprite so it can move around your game levels.
Module 8: Enemies & Collectibles
Learn to create and program enemies, collectibles and collisions into your video game.
Module 9: New Levels
Discover how to design and add new levels to your video game.
Module 10: Playtesting & Peer Feedback
Have your peers test your game to give you feedback on how to improve it.
Module 11: Final Submission
Use the feedback from your peers to polish and perfect your Scratch video game before your final submission.
Module 12: Course Wrap Up
Reflect on your learning throughout the course and show what you know!