Scratch editor screen - Barclays Code Playground

Teacher knowledge  Coding Language: Scratch  Resource type: Flash cards

Resource overview

A basic screenshot of the Scratch editor which can be used to reference different parts of the coding screen and help you and your class become more familiar with how it works.

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