Build Games using Scratch (Ages 7-12)

Learn creating games and the basics of coding
  • Multi-Day Course
  • 7-12 year olds
  • 3-8 learners per class
  • Video Chat Classes
  • Build Games using Scratch (Ages 7-12)
£90 Total per learner
  • £15 per hour
  • Total 6h 15m in class


No prior coding experience is necessary.

A computer with a web browser is needed. You will need to have the Zoom installed

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Class Details

Scratch is a block-based visual computer language designed especially for kids as an educational tool for programming. This course starts with the basics, teaching kids what coding is and all about the different coding tools they can use to build their own programs and games. As the lessons progress, your child will build familiarity with Scratch, follow game-making exercises, build a basic pong game and acquire the skills and knowledge required to build their own games.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction to Scratch
    • What are Programming
    • What are Programs
    • What is Scratch
    • How to Download and Install Scratch
    • Scrach Interface
    • Scratch Graphical Editor
  2. Blocks and Commands
    • Blocks and Commands in Scratch
    • Choosing a Sprite
    • Control a sprite's movement
    • Make a sprite move by itself
    • Collisions
    • Show and hide
  3. Learning to Code
    • Loops
    • Variables
    • Data Types
    • Conditions
    • Data Types
  4. Developing Pong Game
    • Introduction to the Pong game mechanics
    • Coordinates and moving the platforms
    • Moving the ball
    • Using variables to store scores
    • Finishing the game

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