Here's the link to the version of Scratch we'll be using in this course
Here's a downloadable pdf of the whole scheme of work.
Lesson Plan for our first lesson.
What: Find out how Scratch scripts workHow: Telling bad jokesWhy: Get used to using sequences of instructions
What: Find out how sprites and costumes workHow: By making characters moveWhy: So we understand what sprites can do
Here is the lesson plan for our third session.
What: Find out how to repeat instructionsHow: Using Loops (forever and repeat)Why: So we can run simple instructions lots of times
What: Make a simple gameHow: Using ScratchWhy: Learn basic control routines
Complete the following in any order you like!
What: Learn how to do more in ScratchHow: By completing a racing gameWhy: So we can create more interesting games
Download the .sb file of the racing game here
Here are the instructions for the racing game
Handy powerpoint here