Science, Technology, Math | Grades 3-12
Scratch is a learn-to-code program developed by MIT Media Lab that is available in more than 40 languages, including Spanish.
- Kids learn how to create their own games, animations and stories
- Web-based application that works best on a desktop, including Chromebook
- Offers an online community where kids can share their creations
Scratch is free to access. Educators can create a Teacher Account to manage student projects. Additional resources for educators, including guides and curriculum ideas, can be found here: https://scratch.mit.edu/educators. Additional resources for parents can be found here: https://scratch.mit.edu/parents.
ScratchJR is a mobile app version of Scratch designed specifically for early learners ages 5-7.