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Tech Talk Tuesdays: Learning to Scratch

August 25, 2011

When: Tuesday 30 August, 4-5pm, Melbourne Australia gmt+10 time

About this session: Scratch is a popular, free programming language for everyone. It has been developed byMIT and allows users toscratch logodevelop programming skills in a user friendly environment and to  create interactive stories, games , music and art. Outcomes can be shared online.

In this session, Marc will cover the following:-

  • Learning to Scratch
  • What can Scratch be used for
  • Where to download Scratch from!
  • How to move and draw with Scratch
  • The different types of Scratch blocks
  • How to find resources for Scratch.

Please join us and bring any of your experiences with Scratch.

About the presenter: Marc Grossman, all the way from the UK  will present from London and be our global presenter for this session. Marc Grossman, all the way from the UK will present from London for this session. Marc is a teaching assistant at two primary schools in London. After working in the IT industry for almost 20 years he moved into supporting children with their learning, He loves helping children with their numeracy, literacy and ICT. He also spends part of of his time supporting teachers too, showing them new aspects of ICT such as Scratch and SketchUp.

Here is the link to the recording

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