Homeschool Learning Lab

Fridays 12:30 to 1:30 

The Homeschool Learning Lab is a series of workshops designed for homeschool students ages 6 to 12.  The curriculum is divided into a different unit each month.  Please plan on attending all of the workshops in one unit.  Class size is limited.  Registration is required. 

December 2017

Building games with scratch

December 1
Introduction to Scratch.  What is Scratch?  What are sprites and scripts? Learn the basics of Scratch with a few simple exercises. 

December 8
Build the game, Fishball.  You will learn how to build simple scripts to make a game, add sprites, backdrops and sounds to improve your game and how to keep score. 

December 15
Build the game, Melon Bounce. You will learn how to animate a sprite by making it quickly swap its costumes, how to make copies of sprites and their scripts and how to use time delays to make your game more fun. 

December 29
Holiday Break - no class.