Website review by Carla Thornton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Block-based coder makes programming, animation accessible.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 32 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 278 reviews

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age 9+

Useless and brainless

User service is awful!!! Scratch had detected the word password through one of my sons comments which wasn't given as a personal password but as a group's password and it blocked him for 3 days. Later, they detected the same comment and banned that account for the same exact reason that they blocked it for previously. He hadn't shared any passwords or codes since and he got banned for doing nothing!! Screw scratch and everything to do with it. "It has no use in real life and the clearly don't know what the he** they're doing". Stay away from this if you can read!!! - as stated by my son
1 person found this helpful.
age 12+

This web onlive is good

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