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Digital Schoolhouse Tutorial Video: Making a Shape Calculator with Variables

This video tutorial describes how to write a Scratch program to generate the angles and sides of a shape.

The Digital Schoolhouse is a primary to secondary school transition project established at Langley Grammar School in Slough, Berkshire. The project provides a colleciton of online resources and lesson plans for ICT and Computing educators working with primary and secondary school pupils (ages 8-14) in the UK. Now anyone can access the Scratch tutorial videos and worksheets for free.

Making a Shape Calculator
By popular demand following the number calculator project, this shape calculator video tutorial shows you how to create a Scratch project that will generate the angles and sides of a shape using variables.

Special thanks to Mark Dorling for sharing these free resources.