Tuesday, December 12, 2017

December 21st Meeting

At our meeting on the 21st, we will again be creating and playing games using the website Sploder.com.

First, you will need to create an account so that you can save your games.  Please use your @ga.hiltoncsd.net email and password so we can look it up if you forget it.

Once you have created a game, please share it using the form below.  Then, we will collect them all and share them with the whole school.

Friday, November 17, 2017

November 30th Meeting

At this meeting we will be playing and creating our own games!  Click on the image below to play Mr. Fisher's simple game.

You need to enable Flash in order to play and create games.  To do this, click on the i symbol next to the URL box to view site information.

Then, enable Flash by selecting Always allow on this site.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

October 26th Meeting

At our meeting on October 26th we will be doing some human and computer programming!  Bring a friend to be your "human computer" that you can program to move around the room.

We will also be creating our own game or animation story using your choice of images (sprites).

Please click on the picture below to open the webpage.

More Sprites Here: http://untamed.wild-refuge.net/rmxpresources.php?characters

Back up link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B4DiDrbRnBApYnlDaXRIc1RQb0E

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

September 28th Meeting

At our first meeting we will be exploring how a computer thinks.  You will be participating in an activity to "program" a human "computer".

Next, we will be creating a random insult generator (school appropriate words only).  Use the link below to get started:

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

2017-2018 Meetings

We will be meeting in the library after school on Thursdays.  Our meeting dates for this year are below:

Sept 28       Oct 26
Nov 30       Dec 21
Jan 25        Feb 8
Mar 22        Apr 26
May 10       May 31

Monday, June 12, 2017

June 15th

At our meeting, we will be trying a new game called RoboZZle.  You need to program solutions to the puzzles to collect all of the stars.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

May 11th Meeting

At our meeting, we will be learning to write a little batch script.  And we will continue playing CodeCombat.

Another fun option is Code Hunt.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

March 30th Meeting

At our next meeting on March 30th we will be learning to code Javascript by playing a game called CodeCombat.

Click the link or picture below to join the class.

The code is DryLastBean.

For advanced coders, try Screeps

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

February 9th Meeting

At our next meeting on February 9th we will be programming robots!  Bring your iPad so that you can program the code for each one.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

January 19th

Since our December meeting was cancelled due to weather, we'll be creating this game on the 19th of January instead.

At this meeting we'll be making a "Space Shooter" video game.  We will be writing code to animate objects and make a scrolling shooter game.