The planners below are incredibly useful for planning your animation before you ever start to think about the code.
The projects below are examples of what is possible. Each has been created by different users in the Scratch community which anyone can join free. When they post their projects you are able to ‘see inside’ and copy parts of their code to use in your own projects. It is how programmers in the real world learn. Have a look at each and then click on the link below them to access the code and see how they were made. Don’t be put off by the really complex ones, there are thousands to choose from to get you stated.