Scratch in Practice: There’s More Than One Way to Code a Cat

Images from Scratch site, including drawing by Novakitty
Three different ways to make a character jump from Scratch projects (and there are many more)!

“The computer is an expressive medium that different people can make their own in their own way.”

“Our data points to discrimination in the computer culture that is determined not by rules that keep people out but by ways of thinking that make them reluctant to join in.”

“The diversity of approaches to programming suggests that equal access to even the most basic elements of computation requires accepting the validity of multiple ways of knowing and thinking, an epistemological pluralism.”

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Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab.

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Scratch is a programming language and the world’s largest online community for kids. It is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab.

The Scratch Team Blog

Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab.