Scratch and Problem Solving

A recap of our Twitter chat on June 13th, 2017!

  1. For our last chat of the school year, we hosted a discussion on Scratch and Problem Solving.
  2. As usual, we started with introductions.
  3. Then, since problem solving is such a vast topic, we shared some framing.
  4. With Polya's steps in mind, we asked participants how they help students get started.
  5. In addition to Polya's "make a plan" step, we added tinkering to our next question, since many learners tend towards tinkering, or tinkering to plan.
  6. For our next question, we asked participants to take us into their classrooms.
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