Tag Archives: scratch

Get your computer chatting .. and let’s make some stuff!

Last week the Scratch team built a great Ghostbusters projects and we have more of the same this week.  Our Scratch session this Saturday will be dedicated to building a Chatbot. This introduces our class to decision trees and does so in a fun way. They will be using a sprite with multiple costumes which […]

Catching Ghosts, more Roblox and getting in the spirit

This Saturday at 4:00pm we’ll be running one of our favourite Scratch classes: Ghostbusters! It starts introducing our young students to the concept of game mechanics (which some of them already understand really well) and how Scratch can be used to build games. It’s also a great introduction to User Interaction (UX) and shaping a […]

Lost in Space and more Roblox

Our new Scratch class started with a bang last week. Well, it wasn’t quite a bang, but it was pretty noisy anyway as out new students learnt all about sprites, costumes and how to play sounds with Scratch. This Saturday at 4:00 pm we’ll be continuing with our next Scratch class ‘Last in Space’ which […]

New Scratch class and more Roblox Scripting

This Saturday we’ll be starting a brand new Scratch class at 16:00. Ths new cohort will be looking at what Scratch is all about, and using it to create a Rock Band. It’s a pretty noisy class to be in, but a great way to start learning the ins and outs of Scratch. This will […]

Last session at Barrule House – Clone Wars and Pixel Art

March is coming to an end, and with this so will our stay at Barrule House in Ballasalla. It has been a great location for delivering classes and growing our community, but it’s time for us to look at other ways of delivering our classes and sessions. We’re running an Arduino class in Douglas next, […]

Sunrise, Brain Game and some exciting news

This Saturday we’ll be continuing our classes at Code Club. At 4pm, our HTML/CSS class will be working on a lesson called Sunrise, which is the next in the series of Code Club sessions. This will be followed at 5:00pm by the next session in our Scratch classes. We’ll be running a session called Brain […]

Ghostbusters, More HTML and some C#

We’ve got lots going on at Code Club again this Saturday. Our HTML class will be starting to look at CSS at 4:00pm while our Scratch class will be doing their always popular Ghostbusters session at 5:00pm. Our C# self-study group is also growing as more people join in, so lots to learn from a […]

New classes at Code Club

This Saturday we’re starting two new classes at Code Club. We have HTML/CSS starting at 4:00pm and Scratch starting at 5:00pm. If you fancy joining either of these classes, this is your chance to get involved, just drop me a line at owen@codeclub.im to check if we still have spaces. If you’re new to Code […]

Memory game, cybersecurity and lots more

This Saturday we’re planning another great session at Code Club. We’ll be continuing the Scratch course at 4:00pm with a session where we will be creating a Memory Game for all to learn and play. Our projects will start to get a bit more complex now that we’re past the half-way point, but they will […]

Paint Box, Robotics and a bigger Makerspace

Those of you who came to Code Club last Saturday might have noticed that we shifted some thing around and made a bit more space for the people working on robotics. We now have a new makerspace that’s dedicated not only to all things robotic, but also to making and building. We got one of […]