Following on from working with Cambridge University Press on the GCSE Computing site, we were delighted to be involved in working on another project in the same curriculum area.
Black Flag: A Coding Club mission is a fiction book produced by CUP aimed at teenagers in Key Stage 3. CUP describe the book as follows:
"In Black Flag - A Coding Club Mission, your problem solving skills are tested as you join Cal on a dangerous adventure into the underground world of the anarchists who are fighting to restore freedom to the citizens of New Edgehill. Explore the companion website to complete the puzzles introduced through the chapters and don't forget to use your rig data for hints and support. If you have completed Python Basics then you will have studied all of the necessary programming skills needed to solve the challenges. Good luck and keep your eyes open!"
We were engaged to produce the companion website, which would provide a series of puzzles, all themed around the world painted in the book. All of our team were very excited to work on this project with such interesting subject matter.
We carried out this project using our standard process for projects of this type. Briefly the stages of the project were: