• Scratch Jr

  • Scratch Jr
    Ages: 5-7 **Please note parental assistance may be required.

    Required for class: Computer (desktop or laptop), Mac, Chromebook, iPad, or a Tablet

    Learning to code at any age is beneficial to students. Similar to learning another language, early exposure can help a child pick it up with confidence and ease With coding, the earlier children learn coding fundamentals - they can apply it to any programming language they study over time.

    This class provides a fun and engaging way for young children to learn and apply key coding concepts. During the class, they will program their own interactive games, stories, and animation. Kids have a blast solving problems, designing projects and creatively expressing themselves.

    Level 1: Apply elements of animation such as movement, rotation and speed. Add characters and backgrounds to make a short story. Create dimension and depth by shrinking, growing, hiding and showing sprites.

    Level 2: Create your own Sprites and objects using the drawing tool, interact and communicate with different characters, and add different settings in a story using pages.

    Level 3: Learn advanced design and programming concepts such as prototyping, constructors, and variables. Explore graphics, sounds, and more advanced uses of code blocks.

    Examples of student projects:

    Crossy roads, racing, toy rocket, theatre, save the kingdom

    Scratch Jr: Coding World Adventure

    Calling all young coders who want to learn the basics of coding while exploring different locations around the globe, outer space, and more! Students will design their own short movies using coding skills in Scratch, Jr. Each class offers a new and exciting backdrop where kids can let their imaginations go wild!

    Scratch Jr: Game Time Coding

    Kids often love to play video games - in this class, young coders create their OWN interactive games they can play with friends. Using coding fundamentals, kids have a blast designing and customizing their very own games in Scratch Jr. A perfect way to turn screen time into SKILL time!

    Please be advised: If you have not taken the previous level with CodeAdvantage, make sure your child has received 10+ hours of instruction in the previous level before registering. Your child may need to be moved to a more appropriately paced class.

    Online Coding Camp/Class Schedules

    • 1 Week Camps (2 hours/day)

      Don’t see a week that works for your schedule? Create your Own Camp.

      Allowed in this class: PC, Mac, Chromebook, Tablet, iPads

      Session Dates Time Class Grade level Price
      Mon-Fri Aug 17 - Aug 21 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT EST Scratch Jr Level 2
      Prerequisite: Level 1
      K (graduated) - 2nd $165

      Don’t see a week that works for your schedule? Create your Own Camp.

    • 2 Week Camps (1 hour/day)

      Don’t see a week that works for your schedule? Create your Own Camp.

      Allowed in this class: PC, Mac, Chromebook, Tablet, iPads

      Session Dates Time Class Grade level Price
      Mon-Fri Aug 17 - Aug 28 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT EST Scratch Jr Level 1
      Sold Out
      Parental assistance may be required
      K (graduated) - 2nd $165
      Mon-Fri Aug 17 - Aug 28 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT EST Scratch Jr Level 2
      Sold Out
      Prerequisite: Level 1
      K (graduated) - 2nd $165
      Mon-Fri Aug 24 - Sep 4 9:00 am - 10:00 am EDT EST Scratch Jr Level 2
      Sold Out
      Prerequisite: Level 1
      K (graduated) - 2nd $165

      Don’t see a week that works for your schedule? Create your Own Camp.