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Introduce pupils to Scratch with 6 of our pupil activity packs (free sample pack below) that include video tutorials and challenges, allowing pupils to work at their own pace. The packs can be accessed at school or home using our pupil activity codes tool.
(Try a FREE pack below by clicking the blue link or typing in the pupil code)
FREE Scratch Chat Pupil Activity (Code 19QA) – introduces pupils to Scratch with an introductory video then a series of activities to add a stage, backdrop and use different code blocks (move, text, wait).
Scratch Shapes – learn to draw shapes by writing programs in Scratch. Covers sequencing, turns (angles) and loops.
Scratch Bats – learn to use costumes, loops, glides and pauses to program flying animations.
Scratch Control – learn about computer inputs and outputs and how to program keyboard and touch screen inputs to move characters/sprites around on-screen. Also covers loops and has as an extension challenge guiding pupils through programming a sprite to jump forward.
Scratch Maps – create an interactive map in Scratch to provide facts about a place or landmark using mouse inputs and text outputs.
Scratch Traffic Lights – learn to program a traffic light sequence using wait, change costume and loop commands. Video tutorials guide pupils through the first part of the sequence and then pupils are challenged to finish the sequence.
Plus teacher notes with activity outlines, assessment advice, assessment grid, assessment challenge cards/sheets, posters, certificates and more.
Progression of skills in this pack
1. Design, write and debug programs that accomplish specific goals. (Including outputs)
2. Use repetition in programs.
3. Work with various form of inputs; keyboard, mouse and touch screen.
4. Write programs to simulate physical systems.
Key Stage 2 Curriculum
Design, write and debug programs that accomplish specific goal, including simulating physical systems.
Use sequence, selection, and repetition in programs; work with various forms of input.
🕓 4-6 Hours
📥 Updates to this pack:
22.02.21 – Added new introduction video on inputs/outputs to Scratch Control Pupil Pack and re-record videos this pack.
20.10.20 Updated the introduction video and added more tips and tricks to posters.
20.06.20 – Added assessment challenge sheets/cards
09.06.20 – Added new introductory video tutorial to FREE Scratch Chat Pupil Activity.