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4. Add-Ons

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Congratulations on coding today’s story! Now, it’s time to further personalize your project with cool add-ons. Adding more design and code to this project is one way to showcase your ideas and personality. In “Add a Title Screen,” design and program a special screen that will appear at the start of your story.

In the two-part add-on “Costume Animation,” change a sprite’s costumes throughout your story, then create your own costume.

In “Adding Motion,” use the “glide” block to make a sprite move in your story.

In “Add a Third Character,” use the “broadcast” block to easily include another character in your story.

In “Second Scene,” keep the story going by programming another scene.

To get started, click on one of the add-on choices below. Have fun customizing your story!

Choose an Add-On
Add a Title Screen
In this add-on, you will design and program a title screen that will appear at the start of your story.
Costume Animation (Part 1 of 2)
This add-on will show you how to animate your characters using costumes and some new “looks” blocks.
Costume Animation (Part 2 of 2)
This add-on will show you how to animate your characters using costumes and some new “looks” blocks.
Adding Motion (challenge)
In this add-on, you'll be introduced to the "glide" block, which you can then use to add motion to your story.
Add a Third Character
In this add-on, you'll add a third sprite to your story using a "broadcast" block.
Add a Second Scene to your Story (challenge)
In this add-on, you’ll learn how to add a second scene to your story, then you’ll program the dialogue in that scene on your own.
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Instructions
  1. Choose an Add-On, and click "watch" to learn how to build it.
  2. Once you finish one Add-On, try another one below the video!