Assignments

Learn About App Inventor, Tutorials, FAQ, troubleshooting, documentation etc.

Beginner App Inventor Concept Cards are some quick reference cards to specific commands 

Basic Tutorials

Hello Purr Tutorials
  • Magic 8-Ball
    •  Includes App Inventor components: accelerometer sensor, image, list-picker

  • PaintPot Part 1 introduces
    • The Canvas component for drawing
    • Controlling screen layout with Arrangement components
    • Event handlers that take arguments (aka parameters
    • Variables
  • PaintPot Part 2
    • use of def blocks from the Definitions drawer
    • global variable

  • MoleMash introduces:
    • image sprites
    • timers and the Clock component
    • procedures
    • picking random numbers between 0 and 1
    • text blocks
    • typeblocking

  • Get the Gold uses:
    • visibility settings
    • clock components
    • timers
    • collision detection
    • "sprite".Flung event handler

Make It Talk

  • Talking Calculator uses:
    • Text to Speech
    • TextBox Input
    • Screen Arrangement
    • Arithmetic Operations + - x /
    • Error Checking 

Try It Yourself

  • Guess It
    • Create your own interface and program design 
    • include what you know
      • i.e. you can make it talk
  • Rapid Math 1- 6
    • six different math games
    • save each as their own game
    • try to combine the games together AFTER you have them working.

Other Programs

Advanced Tutorials

We have access to a TimyDB at  http://tinywebdb.thmods.com/ 

  1. QuizMe
  2. Make Quiz Take Quiz
  3. "Pong" 


More Assignments

Frogger
MoleMash2