Software and Ideas

The Scratch web site – – has thousands of examples which may serve to motivate and inspire students, as well as extensive tutorial and learning materials.

Suitable ideas for this themed competition include interactive/animated presentations, games, simulations and stories.

A quick browse of the Scratch gallery of examples will no doubt produce many more possibilities.

You can download versions of Scratch for Mac and Windows. Scratch will even run off a pen drive, thus overcoming any security restrictions on school PCs or laptops (see for further details).