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Hello Scratch

Install Scratch and say "Hello"

Learning Objectives

  • Introduce yourself to this class
  • Install MIT Scratch

Lets go!

So you're interested in learning to program, eh? Lets start of the easy way with MIT Scratch! Scratch is a drag-and-drop simple programming environment. We are going to use Scratch to build interactive multimedia applications and share them with peers.

To get started, visit the scratch website and download the latest version for your operating system. Once you have Scratch installed, let us know by saying "Hello class!"