CCSC-NW 2014 Workshop

Agenda

  • 2:30 – 2:40: Intro + Overview
  • 2:40 – 2:50: Let’s play! Download and play games.
    • SpaceSmasher: Mouse/Arrow to move, Space spawn ball
    • Linx: Mouse to aim, Right-Click to shoot, Left-Click to skip color
    • Ghostlight: Mouse to move, Right-Click to shine, Left-Clck to switch light type (reveal, identify, laser).
    • Underdevelopment
      • DyeHard: Arrow to move, F to dye. Space to restart
      • Corrupted: Up/Down to move, Right to beam
    • Games beyond teaching (motivator!?).
  • 3:20 – 3:30: Sample teaching materials (by Robert Nash)
  • 3:30 – 3:45: Our experience in classes
  • 3:45 – 4:00: Q&A
Workshop presented at Sixteenth Annual Consortium Computing Sciences in Colleges Northwestern (CCSC-NW) Regional Conference, October 10, 2014. Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA.