Creature Caverns

Come and explore the fundamentals of graphing on the coordinate plane. There are interesting creatures lurking in the dark!

Creature Caverns is designed for middle schoolers learning about plotting ordered pairs on a coordinate plane.


Creature Caverns Overview

Ccreature Caverns screenshot showing greedy explorers stealing ancient treasures.

To begin, the player must choose a cave in which their creature will be housed.

Creature Caverns screenshot of a map showing the locations of ancient ruins.

The goal of Creature Caverns is to create unique creatures by plotting numerical points on the coordinate grid.

Creature Caverns screenshot showing the different rooms within a single location.

Explore the relationship of the creature’s physical characteristics by changing the x and y values.

Creature Caverns screenshot showing how to adjust the height of pillars by toggling a sliding bar.

Build an ordered pair to represent the numbers of eyes, horns, or brains.

Creature Caverns screenshot showing a star chart after completing a room.

As the player advances, the number of creature characteristics increases as well.