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Count the Creatures

Computers can be used to study wildlife in areas where it's not practical to do this. In this project, you will create a camera that recognises different colours

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What you will learn

  • How to use broadcast blocks to communicate between sprites
  • How to use the Video Sensing extension block to detect colours
  • How to detect and visualise wildlife

What you will need

  • A computer (with a camera) capable of running Scratch 3
  • Scratch 3 (either online or offline )

Curriculum alignment for this project

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