Introduction to Artificial Intelligence using Scratch (W2019C9)


Get introduced to the basic concepts in Machine Learning through cool games written using block-based programming language, Scratch.

Age: 9-11

Time: 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Dates: Saturdays – 01/26, 02/02, 02/09, 02/23, 03/02, 03/09, 03/16, 03/23, 03/30, 04/06 (10 weeks)

Location: 1073 S De Anza Blvd, San Jose, CA 95129

  • Get a high level introduction to Machine Learning and Neural Networks.
  • Understand the concepts behind Digital Assistants like Alexa and Siri and implement a custom digital assistant in software.
  • Learn about Image Classification and develop a program in Scratch that can identify images.
  • Get introduced to Optical Character Recognition and code a program in Scratch that can recognize human handwriting.
  • Understand the concepts behind how a machine can learn to play a game by itself and become better over time without being explicitly programmed to do so.
  • Use Supervised learning to train Neural Networks through an easy to understand block-based Scratch programming language.
  • Gain critical thinking and problem solving skills.