Remake Classic Games with Scratch

Ages 8-10

Get a great introduction to programming with the new and improved version of Scratch.

Students will learn the basics of game design and character animation in a well-structured and easy-to-learn environment as they reimagine classic arcade games, such as Tetris and Flappy Bird. What’s more, they will learn to make art with code using the new code blocks in Scratch.

No previous experience is required for this course.

  • Explore how popular arcade games became famous, how they are programmed and how to recreate them with Scratch.

  • Learn about the essentials of game design and character animation using Scratch. With inspiration from classic games, make your own updated versions.

  • Create a variety of 2D arcade games with animated characters, including coin collectors, maze hunters and side scrollers. 

Coding with Scratch

Check out our online coding classes for term time!