Civic Engagement and Scratch
The ScratchEd Team is crowdsourcing example lessons, projects, and curriculum around Scratch and civic engagement. We'd love your contributions! Please share a brief description of the project, relevant links, and any attribution. Thanks!
Children’s Civic Engagement in the Scratch Online Community - an analysis by Ricarose Roque, Sayamindu Dasgupta, and Sasha Costanza-Chock, of civic engagement in the Scratch online community, exploring the many ways that Scratchers connect with current issues, locally and globally.
In this Inventors4Change project, students in Spain and India learned about the Refugee crisis and created Scratch sprites and backdrops for others to remix as they, too, learn about the crisis.
A Scratch studio of projects about climate change and global warming.
A Scratch studio about sharing the planet.
A Scratch studio celebrating diversity and inclusion around the world.
A Scratch studio about animal testing.
A Scratch studio exploring the lives and legacies of Civil Rights leaders.
A Scratch project about gender: Spectrum: A Platform Game About Gender
A multi-animator Scratch project made in response to the Orlando Nightclub shooting: Hands Completed MAP - For Orlando <3
A Scratch project about historical figures in Civil War-era America: Voices of the Civil War
A Scratch project about the Scratcher’s gender identity: What Being Transgender Means to Me
A Scratch project about cultural appropriation: ★Halloween PSA: Culture ≠ Costume★
A Scratch project about gun control: Gun Control
A Scratch project about world hunger and how to help: How YOU Can Help
A Scratch project about clean water: Clean Water - PSA
A studio made to Celebrate Diversity
A studio for “raising awareness about inequalities or other social injustices (people to people)”: ❤︎☪☮e✡☥☯†❤︎
A studio to “show the diversity of human beings”: A Diverse World - A Diverse Scratch
A project to call for justice for Trayvon Martin: Justice for Trayvon Martin
A project about lgbt+ awareness
An lgbt support group studio
A studio made for Body Positivity Week
A project in response to the Paris attacks: #PrayForParis
A studio of projects made in response to the Paris attacks: Pray For Paris
A studio promoting peace between humans: Humans Are Humans
A studio about Feminism