Vocabulary Word/Concept

Description

Example

SCRIPT

is a collection of blocks that all interlock with one another.

SEQUENCE

The order of the blocks that make a script.  Sequence or the order of the blocks are very important, as they determine how sprites interact with each other and the backdrop.

LOOP

running the same sequence multiple times

EVENT

one thing causing another thing to happen

PARALLELISM

making things happen at the same time

CONDITIONALS

making decision based on conditions which supports multiple outcomes

OPERATORS

support mathematical and logical and string expressions

DATA

storing, retrieving and updating values; in SCRATCH date can be contained in VARIABLES or LISTS