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Code Kingdoms Teaches Code through Gaming

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Code Kingdoms teach code through a gameCode Kingdoms  teaches code through gaming! The application is designed to help children to learn how to code by teaching JavaScript, little by little, through gaming. The company aims to teach children aged between six and 13 the basics of computer science and programming through the JavaScript they encounter and use in the games they build and  uses ...

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Make Your Own Snowflake on Hopscotch

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Make Your Own Snowflake on Hopscotch. Use computer code to make your own snowflake using the Hopsotch iPad app!

For any teacher using Hopscotch in their class, here is a lovely example of what children can do with code. Watch the video illustrating how to build a snowflake so that you can help the children in their activity.

There are lots of tutorials on the Hopscotch website but this one is great for the last week of term. Children ...

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Literacy from Scratch

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scratchLiteracy from Scratch is a response to the UK government’s initiative to develop computer programming skills in Primary School. It is a  joint project between schools in London and in Prague. The project was developed by a group of postgraduate students from those cities – aided further by schools in the UK and the Czech Republic, as the students ...

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Hopscotch 2 App is available now

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hopscotch2Hopscotch 2 App is available now. Having reviewed Hopscotch previously on this blog, I am pleased to announce that Hopscotch 2 is now available for download. The updated app gives a whole new look and feel to the children’s coding program for the iPad,  The new version will help beginners get started with programming easier and faster.

Changes to version 2

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Code your way to victory

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Code your way to victoryThe 3rd to the 9th of March is the week of the UK Hour of Code. To celebrate this event, 2Simple are giving all young coders the chance to win some fantastic 2Simple prizes for the whole class by showing off their coding skills.

So if you think the next Tim Berners-Lee is sitting in your class then get involved!

There are 4 top prizes to be won for different ...

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