English Language Learners

101 Computing

101 Computing is a great resource site from the UK that focuses on providing thorough lessons for a variety of coding purposes. You will find resources for computational thinking, HTML & CSS, JavaScript, Python, and more!
Beginner to advance, this site is a grea…

Resource Link: http://www.101computing.net/

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Text Adventures

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/quest

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Code Pen for Educators

CodePen is an ideal environment for educators to teach front-end design and development. CodePen is a playground for the front end side of the web. It’s all about inspiration, education, and sharing.
Need to build a reduced test case to demonstrate and figure …

Resource Link: http://codepen.io/education/

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App Inventor

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…

Resource Link: http://appinventor.mit.edu/

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BreakoutEdu Digital: Canadian Edition

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…

Resource Link: http://www.breakoutedu.com/digital/

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