Coding with Scratch

grades 9-12

Small Group Class

‐ Live online instruction
‐ Average of 9 students/class
‐ Tailored to the students’ needs

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Description

Cards, Games, and More! Learn about coding through the MIT program Scratch. Perfect for those curious about game development, Scratch is an innovative platform in which emerging coders can practice logic and coding skills using basic building blocks to create projects shareable with the entire world. Learn the basics and then apply your understanding by using Scratch coding to make interactive digital cards, apps for video games, and short animations. Join us for one of our most popular classes in a smaller group setting. Seats in this class are limited, so choose the schedule that's right for you and enroll today!

About Small Group Classes

Led by an expert instructor, Small Group Classes maximize your learning experience with:

Small Class Sizes
Typical class sizes of 6-9 students allows the instructor to give individualized attention to each student.

Structured Curriculum, Customized Learning
Each class follows a custom learning plan where content and pacing is tailored to the needs of the students.

Collaborative Experiences
Student-to-student collaboration and discussion fosters deeper learning and encourages social interactions.

Class Details

What You Will Learn

  • Learn the basic skills of coding starting with binary language

  • if/then statements

  • make interactive digital cards, apps for video games, and short animations

Course Includes

  • During each live course session, you’ll meet face-to-face with your instructor and fellow students in a virtual classroom, where you’ll work on course-specific lessons as a group.

  • This course includes an engaging experiential learning experience

  • This course includes 10 hours of live instruction with an expert instructor in a limited size class

  • After enrolling for your course online, you’ll create a Varsity Tutors client account, from which you’ll be able to access information about your course and links to join each session.

  • We offer convenient online and mobile access to your account and all of our resources through our iOS and Android apps.

  • We will match you with a dedicated Educational Director who will make sure the course is helping you meet or exceed your learning goals. You can always contact them with any questions you might have. We’re here to help you!

  • Varsity Tutors has helped over 100,000 students and earned a 4.9 / 5.0 rating. We're proud of our students' results, and back them with an industry-leading guarantee.

Materials

  • Students will only need their curiosity and their computer for this class

  • Students will need to have or set up an email address in order to access the software and share their projects with family and friends.

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