Event blocks are the starting point of a program. Without this block, the program will not run.

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What you will be learning in this Lesson?

In the above Scratch Activity you will be exploring the below concepts in detail

Event block

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These blocks are the starting point of a program. Without this block, the program will not run. These are color coded brownEvent block has 8 blocks.

 

Key Events

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Key Events (or Events) are used to control the movements of an object. Key events act like the starting point of a script. The most commonly used key events in Scratch are When green flag clicked and When space key pressed.

Events are found in the Events tab under the Script block.

 

Sprite Random Movement

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We will be learning how to move the basketballs at random around the screen. The moment one basketball is touched by the boomerang, it moves to a new position.