In this ScratchJr project, I will show you how to light (and blow out 😊) candles on a virtual ScratchJr birthday cake! You will learn how to creatively edit existing characters and backgrounds.Read more
Category: Project ideas
ScratchJr Christmas projects ideas
Looking for creative ScratchJr Christmas projects ideas? We’ve got two! Learn how to create a decorated Christmas tree or dress up as Santa Claus!Read more
How to create a simple timer in ScratchJr?
ScratchJr games become a lot more fun, challenging (and addictive 😉) when we introduce the timing element! Learn how to create a simple timer and start counting down!Read more
Is it possible to use variables in ScratchJr?
In this post you will learn how to work around the fact that there are no build-in variables in ScratchJr. We’ll create a counter that presents it’s “current value” and we’ll also simulate a conditional statement “If a variable value is x, then do something…”Read more
“Spin that turkey!” The ScratchJr Thanksgiving Bingo game
This Thanksgiving ScratchJr game is a great fun for the whole family! You’ll have a blast creating the spinning turkey animation and then playing the Bingo game!Read more
Move the frog up the stairs! Loops in ScratchJr
This project is a great introduction to ScratchJr loops and also a good way to practice multiplication and addition. The frog has to perform the same sequence of movements many times, so the easiest way to achieve it is to use loops!Read more
Phases of the Moon in ScratchJr. A great mixture of coding and astronomy!
This ScratchJr project uses loops to explain the basic mechanism of the changing lunar phases. A perfect coding activity to incorporate into your science lesson!Read more
ScratchJr Halloween animation – carving and lighting up a Jack-o’-lantern
This Halloween themed animation will allow your students to practice all sorts of ScratchJr concepts: sending and receiving messages, “start on tap” and “wait” blocks, showing and hiding characters. Boo!Read more
The Moon orbiting the Earth – how to move one ScratchJr object around another?
Learn a trick to move one ScratchJr object around another and prepare an animation of the Moon orbiting around Earth… or even the entire Solar System!Read more
The obstacle course – combining many ScratchJr scripts
In this project we will combine three different ScratchJr scripts and run them simultaneously. Learn how to create an animation with a ball rolling through an obstacle course!Read more