On this page you will find a variety of information to get you started on your journey with Coding using Scratch. This online platform is a great way to introduce creative thinking into your digital programming and coding adventures.

For more information visit the Scratch page on SLQ Wiki.

Creating a Scratch account

Open your internet browser (explorer, chrome, safari etc) and go to the Scratch website below;

  • Once you are on this page you will see a Join Scratch button in the top right hand corner.
  • Follow the prompts to create your account.

Saving and downloading a project to your computer

  1. CLICK: File
  2. CLICK: Save to your computer
    • Make sure to download a .sb3 file
    • If your file does not say .sb3 at the end just type it in yourself > Test.sb3
  3. CLICK: Download from your computer
    • Go to the location your file has been saved too
    • Click on your file
    • Click open


The following links will lead you to a variety of Scratch Programming ideas. Feel free to give them a go and use them as a starting point to develop your own Scratch coding.

Back to Scratch

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