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Teaching Game Programming with SCRATCH through Family Workshops

We are sharing our experiences on organizing family workshops for teaching programming with SCRATCH to kids and family members (parents, aunts, older siblings etc.) as part of our initiative Computação na Escola of the INCoD/INE at the Federal University of Santa Catarina/Brazil in this article published in the IEEE Computer Magazine:
C. Gresse von Wangenheim, A. von Wangenheim. Teaching Game Programming in Family Workshops. IEEE Computer Magazine, 47(8), August 2014.
Hi Aldo,

A researcher at MIT Media Lab is also running family workshops with Scratch. You can learn more about the project at

The article is also available on ResearchGate.