Juniors (ages 8-12)

On this course designed specially for kids, students can program their own interactive stories, games, and animations, and share their creations with others in the online community, assembling lego-like blocks of code. Scratch encourages kids to think creatively, reason systematically and work collaboratively.

Discover the power of code with Scratch!

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This course can welcome a maximum of 6 students. Sign up early to secure your spot!  

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Scratch is a programming language and an online community where kids can program and share interactive media such as stories, games and animation with people from all over the world. As kids create with Scratch, they learn to think creatively, work collaboratively and reason systematically.

To learn more about Scratch visit their website.

Minimum private course duration: 5 hours

  • Age: 8-11 
  • Skill level: beginner
  • No programming experience required
  • Their own laptop 
  • Basic logic and steps required to program
  • An innovative programming language developed by MIT specially for kids
  • Their own story, game or animation
Meet the expert who developed this course
No TechSpark expert was needed to develop this course; MIT’s interface is sufficient. Scratch was designed and is maintained by the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab in the spirit of playful and creative learning.

For every student sign-up we donate CHF 5 to Espoir Jeunes, to help children in Africa create a better future for themselves