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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Drawing Solo Challenge

Draw Your Favorite Animal

Draw Your Favorite Animal

Draw your favorite animal and share it with the Mind Foundry community.

Big or small, long or short, ferocious or cuddly: animals come in any shape and size. It’s up to you to capture the essence of your favorite animal. Try to sketch and draw it a few times before you take your picture to submit your drawing. You’ll be surprised how great of an artist you really are!

Goal

Draw and share your favorite animal

Skills

  • Drawing, sketching, and drafting
  • Iteration and perseverence

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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Drawing Solo Challenge

Make 2D Digital Art

Make 2D Digital Art

Create a piece of 2D digital art and share it with your fellow Mind Foundry players. Whether you use Paint, Photoshop, pixel art, or anything else is up to you. The limit: your imagination.

Choose how you make your art: there is no right way to express yourself, and each piece of art you make will only make you a better artist.

Goal

Create and share a 2D digital piece of art.

Skills

  • Visual design and planning
  • Composition
  • Art platform selection

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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Drawing Solo Challenge

Create a Collage of Your Favorite Things

Create a Collage of Your Favorite Things

We all have things we love and they help make us unique. Think about who you are and what you love. What goes into your collage?

Try making a list first, and some draft sketches. Look up some pictures of the things you like to help you draw them. Practice drawing them. Finally, put them together and share it with everyone. You’ll be surprised what you can make if you put your mind to it!

Goal

Draw and share a collage of your favorite things

Skills

  • Organization and self-reflection
  • Drawing, sketching, and drafting
  • Composition

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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Dancing Solo Challenge

Show Off a Breakdancing Move

Show Off a Breakdancing Move

Break your way through the crowd and dance your heart out. Help us all learn new moves that we can use to impress our friends and win the local dance competition.

You’ll need to find different breakdancing moves, and practice the ones you’d like to learn and show off. Record your favorite breakdance moves share them with other Mind Foundry students!

Goal

Record and share a breakdancing move that you learned or invented

Skills

  • Sound and beats
  • Independent research
  • Video recording and editing

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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Dancing Solo Challenge

Create an Animated Dance

Create an Animated Dance

Dancing shows off our unique personality and shows the world what we’ve got to offer. Use Scratch or the animation software of your choice to set the world on fire with a lit dance that everyone will want to do.

Creating an animated dance is more than just fun and games. You’ll learn valuable lessons about how to tell computers what to do. If you take this seriously, you could find yourself working as an animator before too long.

Goal

Create and share an animated dance

Skills

  • Computer instruction and coding
  • Animation and timing
  • Sound and beats
  • Planning and organization
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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Photography Solo Challenge

Take an Impressive Close-up Photo

Take an Impressive Close-up Photo

Take an impressive photo of anything close-up. You’ll find that taking a picture close-up is harder than it sounds. Experiment with different objects and discover a new world of photography and perspective. What makes a close-up photo look good? What could I take close-up photos of? These are questions you can answer yourself with a little bit of effort and experimentation.

Goal

Take and share a beautiful panorama photo

Skills

  • Photography and perspective
  • Angles and lighting
  • Experimentation and creative decision-making
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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Solo Challenge Storytelling

Perform an Impression

Perform an Impression

Do an impression of your favorite performer. Try different people before you settle on the exact impression, and share the impression your proudest of to show everyone why you’re ready for the big leagues. Find your inner performer and definitively show why imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

Goal

Create and share a video or voice recording of yourself doing an impression of your favorite performer

Skills

  • Voice acting
  • Editing and recording
  • Independent research
  • Performance analysis
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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Solo Challenge Storytelling

Perform a Monologue

Perform a Monologue

To be, or not to be?

The question is noble, but even more noble is to perform your own favorite monologue. Find a monologue from a play, a story, a game – anything – and recite it in a video. Show off your acting chops, and if you’ve never acted before, there’s never been a better time to start.

Goal

Create a video of yourself reciting a monologue and share the link

Skills

  • Perseverance and determination
  • Independent research
  • Acting and vocal performance
  • Reading and comprehension
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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge Chess Solo Challenge

Hit 1000 in Chess

Achieve the rank of 1000 on chess.com.

There will many competitors, but to be the best you need to beat the rest.

Getting a rank of 1000 is just the beginning, but it might be harder than you think.

Post a link to your chess.com profile, verifying it with a Mind Foundry Coach, to achieve this badge.

Goal

Achieve the rank of 1000 in chess.

Skills

  • Perseverance and determination
  • Chess strategy
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Beginner ★☆☆ Challenge eSports Challenge Fortnite Challenge Solo Challenge

Fortnite Beginner Level Challenge

Reach Level 25 in Fortnite

Simple enough – reach level 25 in fortnite.

Achieve this challenge by submitting a screenshot or video proving your accomplishment.

Goal

Reach level 25 in Fortnite

Skills

  • Patience and strategy
  • Game skills