Scratch (Liberfarb)

Begin learning the basics of Scratch by programming a sprite to dance on a stage. You’ll start by creating a profile. Once your profile is complete, click on the Create button at the top of the screen. Then, follow the Getting Started with Scratch Tutorial. Feel free to free explore the other coding blocks if you have extra time. Click on the picture below to get started.

Type to Learn (Grade 4)

Review and practice your keyboarding skills by using the Type to Learn 4 keyboarding software. You can use Type to Learn at home if you have a desktop or laptop computer.

TTL4Your parents can download the software by clicking here. Scroll down and download the version that matches the computer you’re using.

Log in with the same username and password you use at school. Our account code is 151114.

Makerspace Stations (Grades 4-5)

A makerspace is an area where you can design, build, and play using materials. The library has been set up as a makerspace this week to give you the opportunity to think like an engineer and try out some new materials that were purchased. There are five stations set up for you to explore. Some of the new materials you’ll use are the littleBits and Makey Makey. Have fun!

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State Comic

Create an informational comic about a topic from the state you researched using the Book Creator app. Select one of the comic templates to get started. Begin with the cover, then select the type of panels you want on each page. Add photos & text to the panels. Enhance with stickers, shapes, and a page background. You can include sound too.

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