Computers can only follow instructions in a language they understand. This language is called a programming language.

We will start our journey in programming by learning ScratchScratch is a visual programming language where you can program and create interactive media.

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What you will be learning in this Lesson?

In the above Scratch Activity you will be exploring the below concepts in detail

Programming

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Programming means telling a computer what to do by giving it step-by-step instructions.

 

Programming language

Computers can only follow instructions in a language they understand. This language is called a programming language.2

 

Some examples of Programming languages are

  • Java
  • Python
  • C#

 

Scratch

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Scratch is a visual programming language where you can program and create interactive media.