Designing and Coding with Scratch

VARIABLES

Before you start coding, let’s learn about variables

There are times you need to keep track of different information inside your Scratch project. That is what variables are for.

You’ll be using variables in the Scratch project you will build in this lesson.

FIRST STEPS

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PARTS OF SCRATCH

Click on the arrows on the left and right to learn about the different parts of the Scratch environment.

TIME TO TRY IT!

ACTIVITY 1: CODE THE RECYCLE GAME

Follow the video below to code the Recycle Game, or if you'd rather explore other tutorials, go to the Scratch Ideas page.