Animation: Parallax

Prepare to ponder parallax. The fourth of eight parts in the CS First Animations unit teaches scholars about local and global variables in computer coding. Using this knowledge, they develop a program where background objects move to create a parallax scrolling animation.

3 Views 4 Downloads
Instructional Ideas

  • Have the class research different applications of parallax
Classroom Considerations

  • Learners should be familiar with loops, conditionals, and events in computer coding
  • Knowledge of Scratch is a must
Pros

  • Includes suggested pacing guide to keep the class on task
  • Provides some question prompts for discussion
Cons

  • None