Continuing Education

SCRATCH: Programming for Beginners (Ages 8-11)

Course Detail

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SCRATCH is an exciting introduction to computer programming! The curriculum is designed to engage young minds and help them advance from being merely computer users to creators. Students will learn the basics of creating using computers through some unplugged activities followed by drag-and-drop programming.  They apply their programming skills to create simple programs, animations and games. Many programming concepts such as algorithms, looping, nesting, debugging, variables, and conditionals will be introduced. Students will be amazed to see their ideas and imaginations come to life!