Technology and Children
International Technology and Engineering Educators Association
The article presents a school activity helping students to design their own computer video games. In the past, advanced programming using Java or C++ was used to design video games. At present, there are many free, easy-to-use software programs available to help elementary-age children create their own video games. The article suggests that teachers download a free version of this software and begin the tutorial.
Shumway, S. (2008). Design activity: Students designing their own video games, Technology & Children, 12(3): 12-13.