Coding

Coding Sites

  • ScratchJr - From the creators of Scratch at MIT comes an iOS & Android tablet app for 5-7 year olds.

  • LiveCode - Build mobile or desktop software with this Windows & Mac program using a drag & drop interface.

  • Robot School - Combines the fun of playing with LEGO and controlling robots into teaching basic program principles.

  • Codeacademy.com HS and beyond

  • Tynkerhttps://www.tynker.com/  Tynker is a complete learning system that teaches kids to code. Kids begin experimenting with visual blocks, then progress to JavaScript and Python as they design games, build apps, and make incredible projects.

  •  CodeCombat https://codecombat.com/  CodeCombat is a platform for students to learn computer science while playing through a real game.   "If you or someone on your campus has been looking for walk-through, script-based coding tutorials with a gaming bend, I strongly recommend you try this with your students. " Alissa Cornelius


Want more? Check out these shelves of tools created by educators on edshelf.
 

  • Coding for Kids - Curated by technology integration specialist Michael Fricano II.