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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Getting Started

    1. What Is Scratch?

    2. Scratch Programming Environment

    3. Paint Editor

    4. Your First Scratch Game

    5. Scratch Blocks: An Overview

    6. Arithmetic Operators and Functions

    7. Summary

    8. Problems

  2. Chapter 2 Motion and Drawing

    1. Using Motion Commands

    2. Pen Commands and Easy Draw

    3. The Power of Repeat

    4. Scratch Projects

    5. More on Cloned Sprites

    6. Summary

    7. Problems

  3. Chapter 3 Looks and Sound

    1. The Looks Palette

    2. The Sound Palette

    3. Scratch Projects

    4. Summary

    5. Problems

  4. Chapter 4 Procedures

    1. Message Broadcasting and Receiving

    2. Creating Large Programs in Small Steps

    3. Working with Procedures

    4. Summary

  5. Chapter 5 Variables

    1. Data Types in Scratch

    2. Introduction to Variables

    3. Displaying Variable Monitors

    4. Using Variable Monitors in Applications

    5. Getting Input from Users

    6. Summary

    7. Problems

  6. Chapter 6 Making Decisions

    1. Comparison Operators

    2. Decision Structures

    3. Logical Operators

    4. Scratch Projects

    5. Summary

    6. Problems

  7. Chapter 7 Repetition: A Deeper Exploration of Loops

    1. More Loop Blocks in Scratch

    2. Stop Commands

    3. Counters

    4. Revisiting Nested Loops

    5. Recursion: Procedures that Call Themselves

    6. Scratch Projects

    7. Summary

    8. Problems

  8. Chapter 8 String Processing

    1. Revisiting the String Data Type

    2. String Manipulation Examples

    3. Scratch Projects

    4. Summary

    5. Problems

  9. Chapter 9 Lists

    1. Lists in Scratch

    2. Dynamic Lists

    3. Numerical Lists

    4. Searching and Sorting Lists

    5. Scratch Projects

    6. Summary

    7. Problems

  1. Appendix Sharing and Collaboration

    1. Creating a Scratch Account

    2. Using the Backpack

    3. Creating Your Own Project

  2. About the Online Resources

  3. Updates