MIT App Inventor: Whack-a-mole Game
Create your own custom whack-a-mole game in the MIT App Inventor!
- 1 hr virtual MIT App Inventor coding session
- $20 per household - great for siblings and parents who want to try their hand at coding!
- No prior coding experience needed
- Start with a basic Whack-A-Mole game code, then customize it to make it your own!
Grades: 4+ but younger students can work with a parent or older sibling
Computer Requirements: Windows, Mac, Chromebook with Chrome Browser
Skill Level: Beginner
Learn the basics of game coding in this 1hr group session by creating the classic game Whack-A-Mole! Since a typical game would take longer than a single hour to create, we'll provide you with the basic game code, then we'll teach you how the code works and create new code as a group! Build your game and share with your friends and family to play!
What to expect
The best instructors! We choose the best instructors to inspire you and your student! Robolink certified instructors are engineering and coding students from major universities or tech education professionals. Each instructor has to pass a rigorous training program to ensure your student has the best experience!
Download link for your Zoom session and software! Before your class starts, you'll receive a link to your Zoom class, download link for any software with installation instructions so you can have everything ready to start right away!
Wrap-up survey after class! We want to make the best classes that fit your needs. After our groups session, we'll send you an optional survey to fill out so we can keep providing you with the best experience!