Participants will be introduced to the subject of the workshop and discuss the Qatar national day event. They will also be introduced to the Scratch platform where they will learn how to create an animated card expressing their love to Qatar.
– Internet connection
-Scratch software: https://scratch.mit.edu/
Participants will discuss the value of the National day, how they celebrate it, and share some historical facts. They will also learn what is coding and how they will be using it in Scratch to create an animated card.
1- Who are we and what we do in Studio 56.
2- Intro to Microsoft Teams interface and navigation.
3- Random question: How do you imagine the celebration of the Qatar national day in 2030?
4- Random question: How do you usually celebrate the Qatar national day?
5- Historical facts about Qatar (who is the founder?, when it was founded?).
6- What is coding?
7- What we will be doing today?
8- What are we going to add in the Scratch platform to make the animated card.
9- Introduction to Scratch platform.
10- Which coding blocks we will be using today to add the different effects.
11- Reminder of the last day celebration (17th of Dec).
Participants will be introduced to the Scratch software and use it to create an animated card. They will use different coding blocks to add different effects.
1- Introduction to the Scratch software interface and how it works.
2- Show how you add, edit, and delete different component (sprites).
3- Show how you can add an existing background or design your own customized background
4- Show how you can add a sprite and apply different effects on it using code.
5- Show how you can add a character (Qatari) to the card and code it to speak when clicked.
6- Fix any issues found.