Esports Equipment and Controllers-L105

Esports Equipment and Controllers-L105

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This lesson will introduce the basics of Esports equipment, including different types of controllers and how they work.

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Seeing the inside of a controller and designing their own controllers will excite learners. The opportunity to explore retro gaming will also be engaging.

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Learning Intentions

- We are learning to understand what controllers are and how they work. - We are learning to explore different types of controllers. - We are learning to design our own game controller.

Success Criteria

- I can name different types of controllers and their features. - I can explain how a controller works. - I have created a presentation about controllers. - I have designed my own game controller.

Hints and tips

1. Don't worry if your controller design isn't perfect. The important thing is that you think about what buttons and features it needs. 2. If you're having trouble finding information online, ask your teacher for help.

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