We will be taking our end of the grading period test on Friday. Make
sure you review the following topics to prepare for the test:

  • How to move objects in a 3D game space
  • How 3D Physics and Collisions work (Triggers and regular)
  • How to setup a project for mobile devices
  • How to get input from the mobile device
    • Taps
    • Swipes
    • Accelerometer
    • Pinch
  • How to tell how many fingers are touching the display
  • How to apply touch controls
    • Taps
    • Swipes
    • Pinches

This will be your third summative grade for the grading period.

Ask me any questions you have before Friday

Any missing/redo work must be turned in by Thursday 10/17.

We will be taking our end of the grading period test on Friday. Make sure you review the following topics to prepare for the test:

  • How to move objects in a 3D game space
  • How 3D Physics and Collisions work (Triggers and regular)
  • The parts of a polygon
  • The basics of 3D modeling with ProBuilder
  • How to prepare textures for terrains and objects
  • How the terrain tools work
  • How to setup a scene for different times of the day (Day, morning, night)

This will be your third summative grade for the grading period.

Ask me any questions you have before Friday

Any missing/redo work must be turned in by Thursday 10/17.

This week we will review for our end of grading period test and continue working on the Infinite Runner game.

Monday: No School

Tuesday: Grade Infinite Runner Touch Controls and review for test.

Wednesday: PSAT/TSI Testing

Thursday: Review for test and start adding hazards to the Infinite Runner game.

Friday: Take end of grading period test – Early out day

Tutoring this week: Tuesday 12:45 – 1:15
Wednesday 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will be learning more about ProBuilder and reviewing for the end of grading period test.

Monday: No School

Tuesday: Review for test and make a treasure chest.

Wednesday: PSAT Testing

Thursday: Review for test and complete treasure chest

Friday: Take the end of grading period test. Early out day

Tutoring this week: Tuesday 12:45 – 1:15
Wednesday 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will continue to work on our Infinite Runner games.

Monday: Infinite Runner – Moving down the path and turning corners.

Tuesday: Infinite Runner – Jumping, multi-level paths, and side-stepping.

Wednesday: Infinite Runner – sliding/ducking

Thursday: Implement Touch Controls

Friday: Movement and Controls complete

Tutoring this week: Monday 12:45 – 1:15
Wednesday 8:10 – 8:45 , 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will be learning how to create our own seamless textures for terrains. We will also learn how to wrap textures around 3D objects, use skyboxes, and 3D modeling in Probuilder.

Monday: Creating seamless textures for terrains.

Tuesday: Making a crate

Wednesday: Using skyboxes and work time on Terrain/textures summative.

Thursday: Intro to Probuilder.

Friday: Grade summative Terrain/Textures assignment. Practice Probuilder

Tutoring this week: Monday 12:45 – 1:15
Wednesday 8:10 – 8:45 , 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week you will demonstrate your completed Rollerball Game. Then we will start designing and creating an Infinite runner style game.

Monday: Complete your Rollerball Game.

Tuesday: Demonstrate your completed Rollerball Game – Games graded. Setup Pocket Points.

Wednesday: Infinite Runner game introduction and breakdown.

Thursday: Create prototype level

Friday: Movement controls – left, right, jump, duck, strafe right, strafe left

UIL Grade Check this weekend – make sure your grades are where they need to be!

Tutoring this week: Tuesday 12:45 – 1:15
Wednesday 8:10 – 8:45 , 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week you will demonstrate your completed Rollerball Game. Then we will be learning all about creating terrains in Unity including: sculpting, trees, details, water, skyboxes, and more.

Monday: Demonstrate your completed Rollerball Game – Games graded.

Tuesday: Creating, texturing, and sculpting a terrain. Setup Pocket Points.

Wednesday: Adding water and trees.

Thursday: Detail meshes and grass.

Friday: Complete your terrain.

UIL Grade Check this weekend – make sure your grades are where they need to be!

Tutoring this week: Tuesday 12:45 – 1:15
Wednesday 8:10 – 8:45 , 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week you will complete your first summative grade by adding three new features in a new level of the Rollerball game. See this post for requirements and rubric

Monday: Present group Rollerball games and introduce Individual Summative assignment.

Tuesday:  Get a copy of your group’s game on your computer and submit your level overview paper listing the three new features you plan on completing.

Wednesday: Implement your new features

Thursday: Implement your new features

Friday: Implement your new features

Tutoring this week: Tuesday 12:45 – 1:15, 4:00 – 4:45
Wednesday 8:10 – 8:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.