Follow along with this fun ScratchJR game tutorial aimed at beginners. This step-by-step tutorial guides you on a space battle game where you have to save your spaceship from the aliens invading it. Tap on the laser button at the top of the screen to shoot the aliens!

This tutorial is designed by our world-class instructors at First Code Academy for beginners to learn how to create a simple and fun game in Scratch Jr making use of block-based programming. Scratch Jr is suitable for ages 5 to 7 years old as the interface is easy to learn. It allows children to create their own stories and games by simply snapping together graphical programming blocks.