Exploring Video Game Design and Development-L2 01

Exploring Video Game Design and Development-L2 01

*Time is a minimum time estimate and creativity is difficult to limit this way

This lesson introduces students to the process of video game design and development, incorporating essential digital skills such as creative thinking, problem-solving, and coding.

Scroll down for a pre-task to get you thinking, notes on how to succeed and then the main activity slides where you’ll find step-by-step instructions.

Creating your own game is a fun and creative process. You have the freedom to make the game as you like it!

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Digital and meta skills


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Let's think Video Games

Know how to succeed

Learning Intentions

- You are learning to understand the process of video game design. - You are learning to use basic programming concepts. - You are learning to present our work and give and receive feedback.

Success Criteria

- You can create a simple game using Scratch. - You can present my game and explain my design process. - You can give and receive feedback effectively.

Hints and tips

1. Youf Scratch is not working, try refreshing the page. 2. Youf your sprite is not moving, check your "Events" and "Motion" blocks for any errors. 3. Youf you're stuck, don't hesitate to ask for help!

Main activity


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