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Scratch: Home

What is Scratch?

"Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.

Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. It is provided free of charge."  Click on the image to the left to be directed to the Scratch website.

Start-up Guide

Scratch for Students

A Tour of Scratch

Drawing Shapes and Loops

A Smarter Program with Variables

Using Operators to Perform Calculations

Art, Forever Loops and If Statements

Video Tutorials

Starter Projects