Coding Galaxy is a learning game for learners to learn the basics of computational thinking competency, creativity, problem-solving skills and collaborative skills. The game can be played independently or in collaboration with others. The collaboration tasks are designed to be used in a classroom setting where students can discuss and plan while playing.
The product comes with comprehensive teacher's materials, lesson plans, and analytics for assessing student mastery of learned concepts
Coding Galaxy encourages players to learn the basics of programming in an engaging way.
The game is visually of high quality and the suitable for many age groups who are getting introduced to coding.
Comprehensive teaching materials give lesson plans that complete the learning experience.
The co-operation mode is cleverly done and supports more complex thinking together with your friends.
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.