Michael – The Rainy Day

When did you start coding? This is my first time coding!   What grade are you in now? 6th   How long have you been using Scratch? It’s interesting because I see some of the same concepts from playing with Roblox. But this is my first time actually working with writing code.    Describe your project: Since…

Hello world!

Hello! I’m Daniel, the Fall 2018 Code Squad instructor. I’m excited to tell you about the awesome work created by the students and how it reflects the work I see every day as a professional web developer.   First, a bit of personal background. I’m a web developer at Owen Jones, a creative agency based…

Joel – Parkour

When did you start coding? 4th grade What grade are you in now? 6th grade How long have you been using Scratch? It’s the main thing I’ve used for programming since I started. Describe your project: It’s an animation of a stick man who’s doing parkour moves around buildings. Then a Mario comes out of the sky!…

Declan – Frostjaw’s Adventure

When did you start coding? 3rd grade What grade are you in now? 6th grade How long have you been using Scratch? Just since we started Code Squad. Describe your project: It’s about a dragon named Frostjaw, who explores the planet Zeex and plays through different games and events in different parts of the planet….

Matthew – Alien Shooter

When did you start coding? I first tried it out about a year ago. I saw a few of my classmates coding, and after they showed me what they were doing I taught myself a lot through trial and error. I realized early  on  that I had the skills to  make projects and all I needed…

Kylan & Matthew – Lawnmower Simulator

Why are we interviewing both of you? We collaborated on this project. Kylan started working on it a couple weeks ago and then we started working together because we realized Kylan was better at drawing and Matthew was better at coding. But mixing those two skills together can make really cool programs.  Describe how you…