Monster Maker activity for ages 7+

Kids learn computational thinking by building monsters with easy-to-use visual blocks

Start drawing monsters


GIF of a blue monster being drawn with code blocks
James Curran

A/Prof. James Curran

CEO & co-founder of Grok Learning
Author of the Australian Digital Technologies curriculum

“Computational thinking and digital literacy are critical skills for the 21st century. Give your kids a headstart with our Monster Maker courses. Designed to cover the primary curriculum outcomes of sequencing, series and branching, our fun and engaging challenges will turn screen time into creative time!”

Grok Learning's online system is used in thousands of schools across Australia. We run courses and competitions that guide students from exploring and creating with code to solving real-world problems.

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Primary Pack

We're very excited to be able to offer a heavily discounted package exclusively for primary schools.

This package will give students access to all of our primary school courses:

  • Monster Maker;
  • More Monster Maker;
  • and Intro to Programming (Blockly)

With the Primary Pack you'll have coverage of: sequencing, ordering, branching, loops, drawing, user interfaces and user input—all in a visual programming language.

Contact support@groklearning.com and we'll chat to you about what we can offer.

MODULES 5
PROBLEMS 28

Monster Maker (Grades 3 & 4)

Start students coding with this friendly course. They'll write their own programs, learn about sequence and ordering, and create fun monster characters!

Read the blog post

More Monster Maker (Grades 3 & 4)

There's lots more monsters to… make! Continue making monsters with branching and user input – important parts of the primary curriculum.

Intro to Programming (Grades 5 & 6)

Wrap up the primary curriculum with branches, loops, drawing and user input – all in our friendly blockly python.

Register an account and try the first two modules for free.

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