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 Subscriptions

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

These subscriptions give students access to all of our school courses including:

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

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

Visit our pricing page to find out more.


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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Row of cute and colourful monsters

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