Get Started Kits

Whether you are a fellow researcher, a student of education or a teacher in the k-12 system, the resources included here are intended to help you understand the landscape of computational literally instruction and game-making , and to get you started designing learning activities in your own classroom. Please contact us directly for our detailed Game Maker Studio curriculum, as well as our media survey instrument and computational pre/post test.


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Other Engines


Simple Engines


Medium-Level Engines


Advanced Engines


The materials on this site are property of Dr. Jennifer Jenson and York University. They are offered here as OERs (Open Educational Resources) under a Creative Commons, Non-Commercial, No-Derivatives licence. Please credit and cite when using these recourses!



The Think Design Play project is led by Dr. Jennifer Jenson at York University, and is funded through the generous support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.