- Listing Type: After School Enrichment
- Entering Grade: Below 6th
- Session Start: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
- Session Length: Four Weeks
- Category: STEM
- Sub-Categories: STEM, Computer Science, Coding
- Minimum Cost: < $500
- Gender: Coed
Whizaras Scratch Junior programming course introduces young learners to the world of coding. Whizaras Scratch Junior programming course offers a fun way for young students to learn programming fundamentals as they explore and develop imaginative stories, animations and games using MITs Scratch Junior drag and drop visual programming interface.
Students learn the block-based programming concepts of motion, looks, sound, loops, events and get creative with designing, drawing, recording and storyboarding personalized projects. The course further reinforces computational concepts of sequencing, pattern recognition, parallelism and algorithmic thinking.
In this class students will learn the drag and drop Scratch Junior programming interface and storyboard a fun and personalized story using their very own characters, scenes and dialogues while they learn the programming basics.
No prior coding experience is required to join this class. You can pick a time of your convenience for these classes - set your own class schedule and start anytime!
Coding prerequisite: None
Device prerequisite: Tablet or Chromebook
Standards alignment: K-12 CSTA, ISTE