Please see the Powerpoint task guide for Computing below. Please complete the tasks within the Powerpoint first, then be creative and inspired by the tutorials that are available on the Scratch website and the video links below.
These tasks requires the use of a website created by MIT and is a fun way to learn code. Happy Scratching.
Here are some links to Youtube - How to Scratch videos
Good basic introduction to Scratch - LINK: Basic - first creating - story
Very good basic introduction to Scratch - LINK: Basic introduction to Scratch
Basic to intermediate level - Part 1 - platform gaming LINK:- Basic to intermediate level - Getting Sprite moving
Intermediate level - Part 2 - adding the platforms -LINK: Intermediate level - Getting Sprite jumping on platforms
Intermediate level - Part 3 - next levels and collecting crystals LINK: Intermediate - levels and collectables
Intermediate and advanced level - Part 4 - score keeping - LINK: Intermediate/advanced level - Score keeping
This link starts off basic, but quickly moves on to advanced features. LINK: How to Scratch - Basic to very advanced
Here are a few links to Youtube videos to help you and your child find their way around Purple Mash.