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Hand On Coding

Playing with blocks has been around for centuries.  From classrooms to doctors offices, this age old toy remains one of the most important tools for children to use in order to develop critical thinking skills.  While post poeple are scrambling … Continue reading

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CS Fundamentals for grades K-5 | Code.org Code Studio

Code.org has developed an elementary school curriculum that allows even the youngest students to explore the limitless world of computing – at no cost for schools. The courses blend online, self-guided and self-paced tutorials with “unplugged” activities that require no … Continue reading

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Play Tidepool

Tidepool, a programmable game world for kids. Source: Play Tidepool – About

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Linda Liukas: A delightful way to teach kids about computers

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Hello Ruby

Hello Ruby is the world’s most whimsical way to learn about technology, computing and coding. We are all about curiosity, playfulness and logic.We provide tools for kids, parents and educators to learn to understand programming in a fun and creative … Continue reading

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Codeable Crafts is an app for kids to create their imaginative stories by drawing and coding. Find a template of your favorite or capture your drawing with the camera, and use crayons and stickers to design your character. Your character … Continue reading

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The Foos — Fun computer programming for kids

The Foos is the most fun and kid-friendlyway to learn about computer programming. Source: The Foos — Fun computer programming for kids

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Hopscotch Curriculum

We’re really excited that you’re going to teach your students to program, both for them and for you. Kids have remarkable imaginations, and creating computer programs is an amazing way for them to express themselves. We’ve seen kids create astonishing … Continue reading

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Young programmers: Think playgrounds, not playpens | Marina Bers | TEDxJackson

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Kinderlab Robotics

KinderLab Robotics creates toys and educational tools that enable young children to learn technical, problem solving and cognitive skills in a developmentally appropriate and playful way. KinderLab takes a whole-child approach to bringing robotics into early childhood. While other STEM education products exist for middle … Continue reading

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