Little Big Planet 2 is a multiplayer game that catapults the student into the role of developer/designer and producer. It gives the students an array of tools to build levels and then share them with the world. Using this game promotes 21st century skills such as problem solving, creativity, communication, collaboration and higher-order thinking. The game includes an accurate physics engine that allows exploration of a host of physical and mathematical concepts such as force, momentum, gravity, drift, scale, radius etc.
This is the second of many student activities I will be posting – enjoy.
*note – this activity is adapted from LBP Contraption Challenges