Problem-Solving in Games-L0 07

Problem-Solving in Games-L0 07

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

In this lesson, children will explore problem-solving through interactive games and puzzles, helping to enhance their critical thinking skills.

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.

Solving problems in games, creating their own game

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Digital and meta skills


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Let's think Video Games

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Learning Intentions

โ€ข We are learning to solve problems in games. โ€ข We are learning to create a simple problem-solving game of our own. โ€ข We are learning to share our problem-solving strategies with others.

Success Criteria

โ€ข I can solve problems in a game. โ€ข I can create a simple problem-solving game. โ€ข I can explain how to solve a problem in a game.

Hints and tips

1. Think carefully about each step you take to solve a problem in a game. 2. Don't be afraid to try different solutions if the first one doesn't work. 3. Ask for help if you're stuck!

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