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Shelly Fryer

STEM Code a Basketball game in Scratch Jr.

Grades: 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 1st Grade
Subjects: Computer Science, STEAM

Student Instructions

1. Watch the design challenge video. 2. Use the Scratch Jr iPad app to create your basketball game. 3. If you know how, screen record or take a screenshot of your project and add your project to Seesaw. Extra Challenge: Can you code another type of ball game? Soccer? Dodge ball? Baseball?

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

Students should know the basic parts of adding and coding characters. This activity will teach the class how to code Scratch Jr to dribble the ball from one side of the court to the other.