Year 8

Pixel8 - Game Maker

What: That computers can be used to control everyday activities.
How to use programming to create professional looking games using game maker
How: By being resourceful - use the tutorials to initially develop skills and then work independently using trial and error to develop your own game
Why: To develop interactive games. Computer control is used in many situations.

Must By the end of this unit you must be able to identify the different event and object controls and explain what each does. You must have created a simple catch the piggy game following the tutorial
Should You should have modified the catch the piggy game in some way using your own skills. You should have progressed onto the maze and space shooter tutorials in order to advance your skills
Could You could create your own game (from scratch) using minimum guidance. The game could reflect the skills you have developed in following the demonstations and tutorials