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Debugger puzzle

In this multi-level coding adventure game, you'll design a custom hero and use programming to solve challenges. Fight bugs to save the motherboard!

Activity Details

Design a custom hero and play as that character through this multi-level adventure game. You'll need to use your coding skills to solve puzzles, fight bugs, and save the motherboard!

Teacher Notes

Students complete several coding challenges that progressively add capabilities to overcome the "bugs" and eventually complete the game.

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CCSS-ELA: 3.RI.3, 4.RI.3, 3.RI.5, 3.RF.4, 4.RF.4, 3.L.4
CSTA: L1:3.CT.1, L1:6.CT.1, L1:6.CPP.1, L1:6.CPP.5, L1:6.CPP.6

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Grades 5+
Programming language Tynker Blocks, JavaScript, Python
Experience Intermediate
Activity type Self-led Tutorial
Length 40 mins
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