Easy Scratch Project Ideas for Kids

Scratch is an amazing programming environment for children to learn about computer programming. It’s graphical environment is so easy that most of us and kids as young as in 2nd grade will know how to work with it in less than an hour. Almost all kids and adults interested in computer programming will like to do more with it and in the process we may need some easy and interesting Scratch project ideas. There are thousand of projects are shared on Scratch website but let’s make a list over here to start with.

This list shows beginner’s level Scratch project ideas. They are used as Scratch lessons to teach a Scratch concept along with computer programming concept here on this site and most of them are taken directly from curriculum guide from scratch.mit.edu. Here on this post the projects are listed in an order that will help a new Scratch learner to start understanding Scratch environment itself, start making simple projects to understand different programming concepts and then how to apply that knowledge to make new, more complex projects.

If you have already installed Scratch on your computer you will like to explore following Scratch projects.

Start to know Scratch:

1. Make a Cat dance on Scratch Stage
2. Create “About Me” project on Scratch
3. How to change stage display and more sprites 
4. How to make a sprite jump
5. Dance Party on Scratch Stage
6. Drawing and Arts Projects in Scratch
7. Build a musical band on Scratch Stage

Easy Scratch Games:

1.Maze Game

Scratch Animations:
1. Animate Your Name!

We will keep updating this list. Well, I guess you may have better ideas too. Will you like to add to them over here? Send me a comment here about it and I will add it with your name!