Scratch exercise 51

Football striker - simple

It this exercise you will make a football player kick a ball around the stage.


1. Create a new Scratch game .. File>New ..



2. Select the cat sprite underneath the stage and re-name him. You can call him whatever you like. How about "Player", "Striker" or "Cat"?



3. Use this picture to help you add the scripts to the player ..



4. Now paint a ball. Select a bright colour. Now select the circle tool, hold down the shift-key and drag diagonally across the window to draw a perfect circle ..

Click "OK" and then name it "Ball".



5. Now add these scripts to the ball ..



6. Next, paint your stage background to look like a football pitch.



7. Press the "B" key to start your game. Move your mouse on the stage and practice kicking the ball.



8. Press the "E" key to stop your game.



9. Well done. You've finished. Now save your game using "File>Save as". Remember to give it a name you will remember like "Kick ball".