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Dragon Dash puzzle

Design a custom dragon and use programming to move your dragon. You'll go on an epic quest for treasure while avoiding treacherous obstacles and foes.

Activity Details

Design your own custom dragon, then use programming to guide it through fun puzzles on its quest for treasure and coins! You'll have to navigate through complex castles, find power-ups, and conquer knights to get all the treasure.

Teacher Notes

Students complete a series of levels using basic programming concepts such as sequencing, repetition, conditional logic and counting.

Teacher Guide | Answer Key


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 5-8
Programming language Tynker Blocks, JavaScript, Python
Experience Intermediate
Activity type Self-led Tutorial
Length 30 mins
Runs on: Chrome (29+), Firefox (30+), Safari (7+), or Edge (20+) browser

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