Grade 8 appropriate resources
Beginner to advance, this site is a grea…
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GREAT procedural thinking resource allowing kids to write their own text games. Utilize if or else commands to progress through the story and create a choose your own adventure or interactive-fiction style of game. Able to run scripts, import images and animations.
Resource Link: http://textadventures.co.uk/questRead More
Code Academy offers a comprehensive starting point for both teacher training and fully-fledged classroom units to introduce text based coding to your students.
Complete units in multiple different programming languages are available in this browser-based environment…
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App Inventor and App Inventor 2: App Inventor is a visual, blocks language for building Android Apps. AppInventor.org is a site for learning and teaching how to program mobile apps with MIT’s App Inventor. These tutorials are refined versions of the tutorials th…
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Note: This is excerpted from a January 31, 2017 blog post by Sylvia Duckworth
For those of you who are new to the concept of breakout games, they are essentially games that are devised with a series of problems that need to be solved in order to “brea…
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