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!

primary games

T(ec)hursday challenge: Its the end of November: Christmas Tree Light Up Challenge

HOUR OF CODE CHALLENGE: Dance Party via Code.org

DECEMBER OF CODE: Santa Tracker Activities (new each day in December)

Past T(ec)hursday Challenges

  • can you “toss” the ball to the target? Neat physics thinking! JECT
  • Can you get the trucks where they need to get and earn $$? BUILDING RUSH
  • Test your construction skills – picking the right tools and staying within budget to BUILD BRIDGES

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

Making Puzzles

CREATE YOUR OWN PUZZLES/ACTIVITIES

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