#MAKEYMAKEY GAME CONTROLLER CHALLENGE Can you design a game controller with our Makey Makey?
- Figure out how Makey Makey works - Design your own game controller - Test your controller out on our Makey Makey with a pre-designed game - Create a game in Scratch - Play your game with one of our Makey Makeys
The Challenge Day 1
Today we are focusing on familiarizing / reminding ourselves of how the Makey Makey Device works. 1. Go to our Makey Makey Website for the directions on how the Makey Makey works 2. Connect the Makey Makey to a Chromebook 3. Use Playdoh with the Makey Makey to play the piano, bongos and Makey Makey Super Mario Brothers 4. Start to think about how you would design your own remote controller
To be continued . . .
The Challenge Day 2
Today the goal is for you to create a video game controller using paper and pencil and the Makey Makey. 1. Work with your partner(s) to create a video game controller using paper and pencil 2. Connect the Makey Makey to a Chromebook 3. Connect the Makey Makey to your controller 4. Play Makey Makey Super Mario Brothersor Pacman
Check out a few photos from our 5th Graders in action!
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