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Hello Scratch!: Learn to program by making arcade games by Sadie Ford Gabriel Ford and Melissa Ford

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Appendix. Extra Practice Salad Catch—Art

Your parents tell you that you need to have a salad for lunch, so you head out to your backyard garden with your bratty younger brother to collect the vegetables. Your brother has decided to make a mess of everything. He starts yanking up carrots and tossing them over his shoulder. You have to catch them using the salad bowl in figure 1 before they hit the ground. Unfortunately, the more you catch, the faster he pulls.

Figure 1. A game of Salad Catch involves making a simple outdoor backdrop for the garden, a salad bowl, a carrot, and a line to serve as a barrier.

In Salad Catch, a reflex-testing game ...

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