An Introduction to the Scratch Programming Language for Education
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Scratch Tutorial 1: Make Your First Program
Programming For Kids: Scratch vs Code.org
Scratch is a visual programming language and online community targeted primarily at children. Using Scratch, users can create online projects and develop them into almost anything by using a simple block-like interface. When they are ready, they then share, and also discuss their creations with each other. Developed by the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab, the service is designed to help children learn to utilize their imaginations, practice common sense, and, most importantly, to interact with computers.