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arrow_back Thought Bubble (Part 2 of 2)

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In part two of this add-on, you'll draw and program your own emoticons.

If you haven't done part one, watch the video for part one first.

To start, create a copy of the blank thought bubble.

Click the Costumes tab.

Right+Click the blank thought bubble and select duplicate.

Think about which emotions to show in your project.

Is there an emoticon you wanted to use that didn't already exist in this project?

Once you have an idea for what you'll create, check out the different tools available.

The rectangle and ellipse tools draw shapes.

The color-a-shape tool fills shapes with color.

You can even draw freehand with the pencil tool and the color pallet allows you to change color.

If you make a mistake, don't worry, the undo button will take you back one step each time you click it.

If you want to alter any of the shapes that you've made, use the reshape tool and drag the points on a line.

Once you create an emoticon, give the costume a name.

Then program it to show just like you did in part one.

Add a switch costume block and select the new costume name.

Switch to the android sprite, add a broadcast block and create a message for that costume change.

Then add a when I receive block with the name of that message to the switch costume block.

Once you've programmed it, try it out.

Great.

Now it's your turn.

Duplicate the black thought bubble sprite and create an emoticon in it.

Program the costume to show using switch costume, when I receive and broadcast blocks.

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