Coding for Kids
Shootin' Hoops - Scratch Project
Assignment: This coding project guides students step by step through the programming logic necessary to create a game of shooting basketball hoops. Students use Scratch programming to create, save, and play their games.
Tutorial Download: shootin-hoops-scratch-game-tutorial-for-kids.pdf
Shootin' Hoops Game Play Example:
The object of the game is to throw the ball through the randomly moving hoop. Get points for throwing the ball through the center of the hoop. You can move the cat left and right. You can make the cat jump.
Shootin' Hoops Tutorial Example Pages:
This project idea and it's code were created by Al Sweigart. He has a 21 minute video that teaches and clearly explains what each piece of code does and why. You can follow along as he builds the game step by step. It is free in his Teachers Pay Teachers store.
Complete Tutorial Download: shootin-hoops-scratch-game-tutorial-for-kids.pdf