Scratch Game Design 101

Scratch Game Design 101

This course introduces students to programming using a fun scenario-based approach where they build two complete games. Side Scroller Survival introduces them to basics of motion and animation. In BeatBot Battle, they program a robot to make it dance. On completing this lesson plan students will be able to build simple games, animations and a variety of simple projects.


Topics Covered:  Use sequencing, pattern recognition, loops, conditional logic to create programs. Create scenes, add sounds and music and use keyboard controls to drive your programs. Learn about motion, broadcasting messages and adding special effects.


Requirement:

  • 1st – 3rd grade
  • Able to use laptop.
  • No prior programming experience needed