Have some fun learning to code by creating a Treasure Hunt Game. At the end of the workshop, students will learn the art of game design and create a simple yet fun game using their creativity and imagination.
5 – 7
In this session, students will be introduced to Tynker, an educational programming platform aimed at teaching children how to make games and programs. They will learn how to design a game and brainstorm on their background, characters and how the game characters should interact with each other and the player. Students will learn how to use event blocks to trigger events/occurrences so as to make their game interactive and fun. They will also learn how to use coding to allow their game characters in the game to animate.
5 – 7
In this session, students will recap on the concepts taught in Day 1 and create another level for their treasure hunt game. This will help them reinforce the new concepts they have learnt and to showcase their coding prowess to create a more difficult level for their player. Students will also learn more event and animation blocks to further enhance the interactiveness of their game. At the end of this workshop, students will get a chance to showcase and play with their classmates’ creations.