I love teaching students to code and think computationally with Scratch. In addition to these tutorial videos, check out my units on animation in Scratch and Scratch Mazes. I am wfryer on Scratch, you can follow me there and check out more of my projects and lesson ideas.

Use a Game Controller with Scratch

View this 105 second video for more details about these steps:

Faster Sprite Movement

Use this script to make your sprite movement faster and smoother!

Scratch Jr. and PBS Scratch Jr. are powerful tablet programs for coding with younger students. A few years ago I created some Scratch Junior tutorials for my wife, who loves using Scratch Junior with younger elementary students. Check out our podcast from September 2016, "Podcast446: Reflections on a PBS Scratch Jr Coding Camp for Kids" for more on Scratch Jr!