The Pack - NYSCI Teaches Computational Thinking, Encourages Novel Solutions

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The Pack - NYSCI

Pros: Calm, beautiful graphics; basic coding techniques are difficult enough to keep students challenged.

Cons: Movement controls are hard to use, and the game is lacking in much help or instruction.

Bottom Line: This gorgeous, immersive programming game encourages novel solutions.

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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. 

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