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Module 9: Custom Events

Detecting a condition and performing an action

Theme: Gaming

Purpose: Students learn to create custom events using forever and conditionals.

Lesson goals:

  • Use conditional statements to check for and handle specific conditions
  • Increment / decrement a variable when a specific condition occurs
  • Use __=__, __<__, __>__ operators in a conditional statement

Activities 1 & 2: Space Snacker        

Exploring and implementing a game using custom events and conditionals:

Activity 3: Custom Game Design

Students will design a new game of their own using the new events and event triggers they’ve learned.

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