Introduction

The course description

In this course we will program in the Scratch Junior environment, in which even a little children can program their own interactive stories and games. In this process they will learn basic problem-solving skills, to design own projects and creatively express themselves using computer. The programming environement is freely available as an app for mobiles and tablets.

What will I learn in this couse

  • We introduce the Scratch Junior Envirnment
  • How to assemble scripts for characters 
  • How to insert new characters on a
  • Planning the character movement
  • User / player interaction
  • Communication between characters
  • Scene switching

What will I be able to do?

  • Interactive environment - click and something happens
  • Simple animation - short animated movie 
  • Simple simulation: Domino Universe, Feed the Rabbit, Changing room
  • Simple games: Cross the Street, The Maze, Catch the Mole

Minimum requirements

  • Online couse is meant for children 6 to 8 years,
  • Tablet, eventualy an emulator for PC.


Details

Age: 6 and more
Skill level: beginner

Instructor

Marián Staňo

Marián Staňo