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Description

This app was developed independently of the MIT Scratch Team, which produces the Scratch programming language and online community. The Scratch name and Scratch cat are trademarks of MIT.

With 150+ Scratch blocks, 25+ Scratch tutorials, 180+ quiz questions and well over 15000 words of exclusive content, the Start Scratch app makes learning the Scratch programming language even easier.

Start Scratch features information and examples for all the blocks in Scratch 2.0!

--- App Features ---

Tutorials:
- Over 25 exclusive Scratch tutorials!
- Step-by-step guidance with images, so you can learn at your own pace.
- A quick quiz question for each tutorial, so you can check your understanding.

Blocks:
- All 150+ Scratch 2.0 blocks are included, each with a description and image.
- See which blocks are used by sprites, the stage or both.
- A quick quiz question for each block, so you can check your understanding.
- View blocks by category.

Cards:
- View all 14 v2.0 'Scratch Cards', created by MIT for help getting started with Scratch 2.0.

--- Suggestions and Feedback ---

If you would like to make a suggestion, or provide some feedback on how we can improve our app, we would love to hear from you! Please email:

support@seasoft.atlassian.net

--- Trademark Information ---

Scratch is a trademark of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which does not sponsor, endorse, or authorise this content. See scratch.mit.edu for more information.

 $0.99 in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched May 16, 2013 (about 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 year, on average.

Jul 30
2018
(Current)
Version 3.3.0

Version 3.3 of Start Scratch adds support for the latest iOS devices!

Apr 13
2017
Version 3.2.0

Version 3.2 of Start Scratch adds support for iOS 9 devices!

Apr 11
2017
Version 3.1.0

Version 3.1 of Start Scratch comes with new tutorial quizzes, extra block information and improved performance!

Apr 08
2017
Version 3.0.0

Version 3 of Start Scratch is here, with a brand new look!

Jun 04
2013
Version 2.0.0

Version 2 is here with even more content and features! Over 150 Scratch blocks, over 25 Scratch tutorials, over 180 quiz questions and well over 15000 words of exclusive content. Plus Game Center achievements, the new Scratch 2.0 Scratch Cards and many more new features. We respond to all feedback and have added many features suggested by Scratch users since version 1!

--- New Features ---

Tutorials:
- Now over 25 Scratch tutorials, with many more coming soon.
- A clearer Tutorials page with images.
- Improved searching for tutorials.
- See a green tick displayed next to completed tutorial quizzes.

Blocks:
- Lego WeDo and Sensor Board blocks added.
- See which blocks are used by sprites, the stage or both.
- Clearer Blocks pages with images.
- Improved searching in 'All Blocks'
- Click on 'Random' in 'All Blocks' to view a random block.
- Learn more about the different Scratch block shapes.
- See a green tick displayed next to completed block quizzes.

Progress:
- Added percentages and totals to the 'Progress' page.
- Earn Game Center achievements for completing quizzes, and view them within the app.

Scratch Online
- View all 14 v2.0 'Scratch Cards' created by MIT for help getting started.

Parental Controls:
- Use 'Child-Friendly Mode' to disable access to all external content, such as the in-app web browsers. We want to help keep children safe online.

Everything Else:
- View our account on the Scratch website, without leaving the app.
- Performance improvements.
- Bug fixes.

Thank you so much for your support in downloading Start Scratch. As always, please feel free to contact us with any feedback or suggestions using the 'Contact Us' page within the app. We respond to all feedback!

There are lots more exciting features coming to Start Scratch soon, and we can't wait to share them with you. For the latest news and updates, follow @StartScratchApp on Twitter!

May 16
2013
Version 1.0.0

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