Kidspiration Cool Jobs Video: Craig Allen, Video Game Developer

Give your students an inside look at one of the coolest jobs in the world - video game designer! In this video, 10-year-old Jaydon from the Kidspiration team meets Craig Allen, a video game developer who is responsible for creating the original "Call of Duty" game. Allen talks about all of the cool things he has done in the video game industry, as well as the skills, passion, and talent it takes to make it in the gaming business.

This video can be used as part of a jobs and careers unit, as a supplemental resource for career counseling, or as a supplement for an arts, media, or technology curriculum. It can also be used to support a career and technical education track for middle school students.

Grade:
5 |
6 |
7 |
8
Themes:

Kidspiration.tv

Kidspiration is an online channel created for and powered by kids. At Kidspiration, regular kids lead the way, visiting with and interviewing some of the most interesting people on the planet – people changing the way we think and do things in really, really big ways.

Join TeacherVision today

Spend more time teaching and less time searching.
Get full, ad-free access to all our learning resources—curated and vetted by teachers
and curriculum specialists—for one-low price.

Sign Up Sign Up

Special Offer: Get 50% off unlimited, ad-free access

Use special offer code 2020 at checkout to get half off a premium membership of full access and unlimited downloads.

Get Started

Select from a monthly, annual, or 2-year membership plan. All plans include a 7-day trial. Cancel anytime.
Learn more about Premium