Target Audience: ages 8 to 16, but all ages can use it (elementary, middle, high school, even college & adults)
Scratch is a free visual programming language. Scratch is used by students, teachers, and parents alike to easily create games, animations, and more all while introducing them to the more advanced world of computer programming. Scratch can be used in a variety of settings including, math, language arts, computer science, and social studies.
"With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.
Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century". (source).
This page last updated November 3, 2016