Scratch: interactive stories, games & animations

With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community. Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century. Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at […]

Lesson-3 Installing Software

Installing software (programms, apps) on your computer. Things you should know. First of all, you are running a Linux Computer! Linux is not Windows, OSX or Android. So you have to install software that is made for Linux, in our case for Ubuntu (Xubuntu is a flavour of Ubuntu). Don’t try to download Windows Software […]

Lesson-2: Switching Languages

I want to work with my computer in my own language. How do I switch to Persian, German or any other language? There are several ways to do this: Logout and login with a different language first click on the whisker menu and the power-icon or press the power-button of your computer. as a second […]

LESSON-1b: The Desktop

Booting the system and login When starting the system, there are some text messages on the screen. do I have to care about this? If everything is ok, you can ignore this. Linux systems show – depending on their configuration – more or less usefull information when starting up. If there is an error, you […]