Programming is the language of the future. Give your kids the head start they need on all things coding, and learn a thing or two yourself.
This course is also suitable for absolute beginners who just happen to be adults!
In this course, young Joshua will be taking Dr Craig through how to create a game in Scratch. There will be cats running around, balls flying everywhere and dragons breathing fire and racing across your screen.
Who should take this course
Kids who want to learn programming Adults who want to help their kids Adults who want to learn to program themselves
Part 1 – Scratching the surface
What is programming?
Register with Scratch
Part 2 – Moving cats & drawing balls
Program 1 – a moving cat!
Program 2 – follow that cat!
Program 3 – a moving ball!
Program 4 – drawing a ball with a pen
Program 5 – sounds effects on your ball
Program 6 – make your own sprite
Program 7 – additional moving sprites
Part 3 – Game theory!
Program 8 – random sprite move
Program 9 – Dragon Enemy!
Part 4 – Get competitive
Program 10 – Keeping score
Program 11 – Adding Levels
Program 12 – A Speedy Dragon
Part 5 – Next Steps
Share your game
Summary & The Future
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