Te Papa
Curriculum learning area
Technological area
Progress outcomes
NZQA standards
None listed
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Added 3 years, 11 months ago
Updated 2 years, 10 months ago


Learn the basics of coding and create a game that explores the life of the colossal squid.

Colossal squid are the largest invertebrates in the world and Te Papa has the only one on public display.

In this coding game for beginners you'll learn the basics of coding and create a game that explores the squid's life under the ocean.

You'll discover:

  • the secret life of the colossal squid
  • how to code keyboard game controls (inputs/outputs)
  • the Google Blockly coding language
  • how to publish your own computer game.


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