I know that there is quite a bit of information here especially for those of you new to tapping. Just go as slow as you can to play it perfectly to the metronome track and then start practicing to the backing tracks.
Papa Gates gives you a lot of tools in this lesson to create your own licks so experiment by moving your hands around the fretboard to create arpeggios that sound good to you.
Share your creativity with the class and upload your videos to the "Discussion Thread"! Keepin an eye on all you bad asses so step your game up!