Tag Archives: Scratch

CBC + The Hour of Code

CBC has written a lot about the Hour of Code and why kids should learn to code. Here are two activities they shared for learning to code: Code a secret message with Trinket and SPYnet. They introduce a tool called … Continue reading

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Coding in School is about LEARNING!

Part 3 Reflection on CBC’s The Current Kids Learn Computer Coding in Class to Help with Problem Solving: Scratch creator Mitch Resnick believes that everyone should learn to code. Scratch launched in 2007 for kids aged 8-16 and more recently Scratch … Continue reading

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Learning How to Program with Scratch

If you are interested in learning to code and create with Scratch, here are a few resources that will help you on your journey: 1) ScratchEd Check out the ScratchEd online community for Educators, the Scratch curriculum guide provides an … Continue reading

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Coding to Learn: The Benefits of Teaching Kids to Code

Coding is for everyone! ~ Mitch Resnick of MIT Media Lab and creator of Scratch Coding in Scratch opens up new opportunities for learning in the classroom and beyond. Mitch Resnick and his team at the MIT Media Lab designed … Continue reading

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