Programming for Beginners LEVEL I (Scratch Jr.)

Programming for Beginners LEVEL I (Scratch Jr.)

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

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Duration: 4 weeks, 1 hour sessions
Start Date: AUGUST 4
Maximum Students Each Session: 5
Recommended Ages: ( 6-8 years old )

Using the concepts covered in this entry-level course your child will learn basic computer coding concepts in a fun and nurturing environment.

*Adult participation required for initial sessions to provide child with hands-on support if necessary.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • How to install and launch Scratch Jr.
  • How to navigate the Scratch Jr. programming interface
  • How to program in the Scratch Jr. interface
  • How to upload and animate characters (sprites).
  • How to make characters interact.
  • Learn basic programming concepts such as loops.

Technical Requirements

  • IPAD or Android Tablet:  Required for course work.
  • Computer or Tablet:  to view and communicate with instructor

Internet:
Broadband internet with at least 1.2Mbps download and 6Mbps upload speeds.
Webcam: Either external or built-in (many laptops have an integrated camera).
Microphone and Speakers: We recommend headphones with a built-in microphone. But any microphone and speakers will work fine in a quiet room.