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Scratch | Home | imagine, program, share
Scratch is a tile-based visual programming environment and toolkit that lets you make games, animated stories, interactive art, and share with others on the Net
http://scratch.mit.edu/

Scratch | About
Scratch
is a new programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art
http://scratch.mit.edu/about

Scratch | Download
Download Scratch for Macintosh or Windows
http://scratch.mit.edu/pages/download

Scratch | How To
A step-by-step guide to getting started with Scratch gives an overview of the Scratch interface and programming language.
http://scratch.mit.edu/howto

Scratch | Videos
A variety of Scratch introductory vdioes is avaiable on this page
http://scratch.mit.edu/videos

Scratch | Programming for everyone | Informational Page
As young people create projects in Scratch, they learn many of the 21st century skills that will be critical to success in the future.
http://scratch.mit.edu/pages/educators

Scratch | Forums / What are the system requirements for Scratch?
Note: Scratch comes with a large media library and a collection of Sample projects. If you have very limited disk space, you can delete the "Media"
http://scratch.mit.edu/forums/viewtopic.php?id=286

Scratch | Galleries
Did you just get scratch? Afraid to show your work to the world? See downloaded work from others users
http://scratch.mit.edu/galleries/

Scratch | Cards
Scratch
cards provide a quick way to learn new Scratch code. Take a look at the projects implemented using the instructions in the Scratch Cards
http://scratch.mit.edu/cards

Scratch | Reference guide
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
Scratch is a new programming language that makes it easy to create interactive ... This Reference Guide provides an overview of the Scratch software

http://scratch.mit.edu/files/ScratchReferenceGuide.pdf

Scratch | Animation and games programming
Scratch aims to teach programming skills through a simple and fun to use interface. Simply 'drag n drop' building blocks to animate and control media such as graphics and sounds
http://www.meridianmoodle.com/course/view.php?id=35