Scratch Jr. Ideas and Resources

Helpful Websites and Ideas for using Scratch Jr. 

I love to read aloud to students and find that books have endless possibility for connections. As an elementary technology coach I work with teachers to provide students the opportunity to create, explore, and learn in ways they never thought possible. That’s where Scratch Jr. comes in!

Scratch Jr.  provides students with a platform to create while learning basic block coding.  I have observed students taking ownership of their learning to recreate their favorite scene, retell the story, or even create a new ending. But that’s not all that you can do with Scratch Jr…

Other ideas include:

ScratchJr Activities, Curricula, and Assessments 

7 Projects for Kids in PreK-2nd Grade 

PBS KIDS Scratch Jr Learning Resources 

Knock Knock Joke Activity