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Life on Land Project

Create a project that shows the importance of forests around the world!

Activity Details

Part of the UN Sustainable Development Goals project, this coding prompt explores the importance of forests to the world’s ecosystem. Students can play with working projects and advanced programmers can create their own original projects.

Teacher Notes

In this code game, students will use their coding skills to create a project in Tynker that shows the importance of world's forest with code. When they're done with this tutorial, encourage them to get creative.

Teacher Guide


CCSS-ELA: RI.K.10, SL.K.1, RI.1.10, SL.1.1, SL.2.1, RI.3.5, SL.3.1, RF.4.4.A, SL.4.1, RF.5.4.A, SL.5.1
CCSS-Math: MP.1
CSTA: 1A-AP-09, 1A-AP-10, 1A-AP-11, 1A-AP-14 ,1A-AP-15, 1B-AP-10, 1B-AP-12, 1B-AP-15, 1B-AP-17
CS CA: K-2.AP.10, K-2.AP.11, K-2.AP.12, 3-5.AP.10, 3-5.AP.11, 3-5.AP.12, 3-5.AP.17
ISTE: 1.c, 1.d, 5.d, 6.b, 7.c

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Grades 3-5
Programming language Tynker Blocks
Experience Intermediate
Activity type DIY Project
Length 50 mins
Runs on: Chrome (29+), Firefox (30+), Safari (7+), or Edge (20+) browser

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