Welcome to Math 8 Remedial with Mr. Kam at Van Tech. Math 8 Remedial is a fast-paced course intended to cover the major topics from Math 8 so that students could be adequately prepared for Math 9 upon successful completion.
A Rube Goldberg device is a deliberately over-engineered machine that performs a very simple task in a very complex fashion. For this project, you will be using Flash to design and animate a Rube Goldberg device involving 5 or more transformations.
Create an account on Career Cruising. The teacher will give you in-class information on creating an account.
Start by completing the Matchmaker & My Skills assessments.
The Matchmaker assessment provides a list of careers that might interest you based on the results of your assessment. After the first set of questions, you will likely need to answer more questions to improve and narrow down your results. The jobs are ranked based on your interest.
The My Skills assessment assigns a letter grade to each of the careers in the first section based on your skills and ability. The careers with “A” and “B” grades are the ones that are worthwhile to be explored further.
Executable and code files are uploaded; walk-thru video is also uploaded (link to YouTube video is acceptable).
Game has a title, game-over, and congrats screens.
Game has at least 3 stages.
Player is controlled by arrow keys; gravity pulls down the player unless on platform.
Player starts with 3 lives and can be killed by spikes, pits, enemies, timer, etc. (at least 2 ways); restarts level if killed.
Player can shoot after power-up or step on enemies.
Gameplay (3 marks):
0 – minimal quality
1 – satisfactory quality
2 – good quality
3 – excellent quality
Assignment 6: Portfolio Game (10 marks)
Gameplay (7 marks) includes graphics, creativity, controls, story-line, etc. This is the fun factor. It is marked using the scale below:
Reflection (3 marks) is either a video recorded or written piece describing what you have learned when creating this assignment, describing what the challenges were and how you were able to over come those challenges, and highlighting any areas that you are particularly proud of.