Python game for beginner

I need to learn how to code a handman game.
I’m a student just learned python for a few weeks.
i have learned the basics of while and for loops, if else statement and function.
i have a maximum of one week to develope a handman game for my project but cant seem to understand how to start.
project criteria:

  1. stop and continue the game base on user input
  2. game should include a score board to record score
  3. Game should have difficulty level

please come out with something as simple as possible as i have explain the game as well.
how to code handman the easy way
by far this is the simplest example i have found, but its not using jupyter notebook and i cant understand.