Google CS First / Scratch – Photos 10/19/15

Game Design & Storytelling Clubs

Come to the Jackson-Via Library after school on Monday to see what coding is all about.  Lots of fun for all!

Meeting 2: CS First / Scratch

October 12
Jackson-Via Library

Choose a Google CS First / Scratch Club

1.  Create. Code. Tell Stories.


  • Create and share your own digital stories!
  • Use Scratch to design your own stories, create and share your own animations, and learn how technology is used in the film and media industry!

        …..  OR  …..

2. Code. Play. Game.


  • Create your own video games!
  • Design and program your own video games using code and computer science.
  • Learn important gaming concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games with Scratch.

Coming for Fall 2015: CS First / Scratch Storytelling Club

CS First Storytelling Club

Use Scratch to tell fun and interactive stories and create your own graphic novels to share with other students around the world!


Projected start date: October 5, 2015. See you then!

Maze Game (Activity 3) – Game Design – Google CS First

Guide a Sprite through a Maze.

Date: March 31, 2015

During this club meeting we will create a game in which the player guides a sprite through a maze.


  • If-then statements (control flow)
  • Boolean blocks (conditions)
  • Events



A Racing Game (Activity 2) – Game Design – Google CS First

Remix a Starter Project for a Racing Game

Date: March 23, 2015

During this club meeting we will create a two-player racing game in which players control movement with the keyboard.



  • Keypress events
  • Movement
  • “Repeat” blocks


 Remix tree for Racing Game