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Wed 02 October 2013

"Invent with Scratch" Screencast Series

Posted by Al Sweigart in news   

I've created a series of video screencast tutorials for Scratch. Scratch is a block-based programming environment from MIT. It is a programming education toy that is made for kids between the ages of 8 and 16. The screencasts can be found at:

"Invent with Scratch" Screencast at

Scratch itself is hosted at

I highly recommend Scratch as a teaching tool for younger kids who may not be ready for Python programming or are frustrated by their slow typing. Scratch is a drag-and-drop environment with code "blocks" that snap together.