This in-depth eBook is the definitive resource for perfecting the fundamentals of Scratch!
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Perfect for educators, young parents or kids interested in computer programming!
Scratch is a visual drag-and-drop platform where anyone can learn to code without having to write a single line of a script. Scratch allows children to create interactive stories, games and animations. In 2019, Scratch 3.0 was released allowing integrations with Lego EV3, LEGO WeDo, Makey Makey and BBC micro:bit opening the world to even more possibilities for young learners.
Scratch also allows users to mix together different media (including graphics, sound, and other programs) in creative ways by "remixing" projects. Pick from over 40 million projects contributed by over 40 million users to contribute to! In this eBook, we will look at all the concepts to give you a basic understanding of the fundamentals of Scratch and its versatility in terms of real-world applications.
You will develop a firm understanding of variables, for loops, while loops, if-else statements and much, much more. We wanted to ensure the information provided was bite sized and easy to understand, regardless of your background in programming. Scratch provides a great avenue for beginners to introduce themselves to programming with its visual and block-based interface.
X and Y Coordinate Systems
Positive and Negative Numbers
Multi-flow Conditional Statements
1. Is this guide suitable for me even if I don't have any prior experience in Computer Programming?
Absolutely! This guide is perfect for people with no background in programming. A great introductory guide to Scratch.
2. What is Scratch and why should I learn it over all the other programming languages?
Scratch provides a great way to visualise programming for beginners with its block-based platform. It provides a great avenue, especially for beginners, to kick-start their journey in programming.
3. Does this guide cover everything about Scratch?
No, it does not. It is primarily a beginner's guide to understanding more about Scratch and its interface.
4. Is this e-book Free?
Yes, it's completely FREE! All you have to do is enter your name and email and we will email you your copy.
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