StarLogo TNG: Learn

What's New

Post date: April 19, 2012
New activities added

 We've added the Fountain programming activity, a simpler version of the Treasure game activity, and new activities to the Computer programming tools in schools (multi-tool curriculum). Please check them out!

Level Title Description
1. Beginner Quick Start Guide   Brief overview of the interface and basics like dragging blocks to the canvas, connecting them, and double-clicking to execute commands. PDF Flash version (opens in a...
1. Beginner How to Navigate in Spaceland   Spaceland is the 3D environment where all of the created agents and the environment itself execute the blocks on the canvas. This guide will teach you about the Spaceland...
1. Beginner How to Edit Breeds   Breeds in StarLogo TNG are categories of agents that share the same shape. You can create multiple agents of the same breed that execute the same set of blocks in parallel...
1. Beginner How to Edit Spaceland Terrain   The terrain in Spaceland can be altered to create unique environments for your projects. This tutorial is also in the Orientation activity. Webpage PDF  ...
1. Beginner How to Color and Draw on Spaceland Terrain The draw tab is located in the bottom part of the Spaceland window. It's used to draw on the Spaceland terrain. Webpage PDF  
1. Beginner Complexity Science and StarLogo TNG   The science of complex systems is the science of systems that are highly interconnected, have behaviors that are sensitive to initial conditions, and have outcomes that are...
2. Intermediate How to Create a Procedure   A procedure, in StarLogo, contains a set of instructions or commands that an agent can call to execute within the program. Procedures are useful when you want to use a set...
2. Intermediate How to Edit Levels   You can save one or more edited terrain as "levels" and load one at a time as needed for your game or model. Webpage PDF      
2. Intermediate Build an Epidemic Model   Step-by-step tutorial that results in an extensible model. Teaches the use of variables, monitors, line graphs, and sliders. Webpage PDF
2. Intermediate Build a Paintball Game   The Paintball project illustrates some of the basic game-play elements that can be easily programmed with StarLogo TNG. This includes movement, collisions, terrain and...