KS3 Scratch algorithms to draw Shapes

last edited Jun 08 2017 by Eirini Kolaiti | Created by Eirini Kolaiti | Other contributors:

In Scratch create an algorithm by breaking down the steps of drawing a shape.

I used this resource with Year 8 to explain the idea of an algorithm. The students had to find the steps of drawing geometrical shapes. It requires knowledge of variables, selection and iteration.

Level: (Beginner / Intermediate/ Advanced)

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Teaches: (Algorithmic thinking)


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