In this block-coding tutorial, students will create and customize their own platformer game using the Tynker Level Editor and Arcade Maker. Students follow a step-by-step tutorial to design their own obstacle course with a timer. Friendly drag-and-drop tools make it simple. Advanced students can add new collectibles or goals to make the race even more fun.
Students will use their creativity and coding skills to create a fun, playable "race against time" game. When they're done with this tutorial, encourage them to get creative. Students can add new levels, new powerups, or even new moves for their hero.
CCSS-ELA: RI.3.7, RF.3.4, RF.3.4.A, SL.3.1, RF.4.4.A, RF.1.4.A, RF.4.4, SL.4.1, RF.5.4.A, RF.5.4, SL.5.1, RI.6.4, RI.6.7, SL.6.1, SL.7.1, SL.8.1
CSTA: 1B-AP-11, 1B-AP-12, 1B-AP-15, 2-AP-16
CS CA: 3-5.AP.10, 3-5.AP.13, 3-5.AP.14, 3-5.AP.17, 6-8.AP.10, 6-8.AP.16
ISTE: 1.c, 1.d, 4.d, 5.c, 5.d, 6.b
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