Dodge Game

Dodge Scratch Game Cover Image
Lesson Details


Curriculum: None
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Prerequisites: None
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Lesson Overview

Students will make a game – Dodge. The aim of the game is to control the kid and dodge the objects coming his way for as long as possible. The kid will jump and slide in the game using evive tactile switch 1 and 2. 

Material Required

1 set of the following material per group of 3-5 students:

Component Image Quantity Available in Bundle
evive 1
PictoBlox Installed on Computer
USB A-B Cable 1

Lesson Outline

Gameplay - 20 minutes
Running Boy Animation - 20 minutes
  • Setting up the stage.
  • How to make an animation?
  • Animating the running boy.
Jumping animation - 10 minutes
Sliding animation - 10 minutes
Running, Jumping and Sliding simultaneously - 15 minutes
  • Interfacing evive with PictoBlox in Stage Mode.
  • Detecting switch and commanding the boy to jump and slide.
  • Modify the running script to make the boy jump and slide whenever the switch is pressed.
Spawning the ball and the plane randomly - 5 minutes
  • Making a script that decides at what times ball and plane will appear on stage.
Plane Script - 5 minutes
Ball Script - 15 minutes
Game Over Scripts - 20 minutes

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