Virtual Assignments

Virtual Assignments

In anticipation of #ReadyPlayerOne – here are some links to some games based on the Arcade Classics in Mr Landys Virtual Arcade that started making gamification make sense!

Career Thinking via MyBlueprint

primary games

CREATE YOUR OWN PUZZLES/ACTIVITIES

Making Puzzles

T(ec)hursday challenge: Building things – even virtually takes practice and patience: JACKSMITH (from our friends at engineering.com)

 

Past T(ec)hursday Challenges

Created by a Grade 8 Student: Score a goal!

We like flying – Learn to Fly 3 – and working on our music videos!

We have been trying to think and see in three dimensions – try out starlight and align the stars so try Starlight

We have been working on shapes with Miss Ashleigh, so try to beat Mr Landys score on the best pattern/shape game EVER: Tetris

Another game Mr Landy got to play ‘the original’ of….. SIM CITY  although SIM CITY 2000 graphics might be easier to see….

or explore Plate Tectonics

Online drawing: sketch.io

What kind of engineer are you?!

then: MadBombs (needs flash)

then: a Dim Sum “Dish it Out” Challenge

(start by making a logo then you can start the game)

or (bonus) can you help them find the parts they need for an invention: http://www.wallaceandgromit.com/games/invention-suspension

GOOGLE Santa Code Game

GOOGLE LOGO DESIGN! 

Christmas Tree LIghtup! (needs flash)

To tie in with our restaurant project: LEMONADE STAND

A bit of classic fun: DEFENDER

Geoboard

 

 

Star Wars related:

May the Fourth Be With You Games

Podrace

Build an Ewok Village

Build robots in the jawa junkyard

Be a Galactic Spy

 

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