TITLE

Introduce Programming in a Fun, Creative Way

AUTHOR(S)
Flanagan, Sandra
PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
Tech Directions;Jan2015, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses computer programming language Scratch developed by Lifelong Kindergarten Group at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab and aimed at introducing programming basics to young students. It states that learners can make projects by snapping together movable blocks of code, design artwork and games, and even create and share multimedia animations with the latest version Scratch 2.0. Scratch inventor Mitch Resnick believes it teaches children to think creatively.
ACCESSION #
100306089

 

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