Students use a block-based coding language to manipulate sprites and story templates as well as community-created code snippets to create stories and games. The web site also contains a link to the help manual, discussions on the Scratch forum, import and export tools and a showcase of example programs created in Snap!.

Additional details

Year band(s) 5-6
Content type Tools for learning
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Implementation (programming)
Technologies & Programming Language​s other programming languages
Keywords Programming, Computational Thinking, Parameters, Algorithms, Computer games, Animation

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