Program and share interactive media such as stories, games, and animation.
CodeCombat is a platform for students to learn computer science while playing through a real game.
A general-purpose, object-oriented programming language which is highly readable.
Computer science tutorials!
Allows creators to build immersive 3D cross-platform games and launch them simultaneously on multiple platforms, including PC, Mac, and Android.
CoderDojo is a global movement of free, volunteer-led, community-based programming clubs for young people. At a Dojo, young people learn how to code and explore technology in an informal and creative environment. In addition to learning to code, attendees meet like-minded people and are exposed to the possibilities of technology.
Kids ages 8 to 18 are encouraged to think creatively and have fun learning in a relaxed, social environment. Our dojo meets Wednesdays at the Petaluma Regional Library.
Today, Mentor Candace told us about the Future Makers Awards, hosted by CoderDojo International. They invite young coders, ages 10-17, to use their coding superpowers to create positive social impact. Past projects have been super cool, and prizes will be awarded. Submissions must be made by December 1 (see their rules for details), and we[…]
Today Mentor Phil showed us a really cool chat-bot, a computer that pretends to be a person and answers all our questions. Some of you had questions we didn’t have time to answer. Here is a link to Mitsuku, the bot we interacted with: www.mitsuku.com Enjoy!
Today in CoderDojo we were introduced to two cool websites! www.sorting-algorithms.com This website allows you to compare different methods of sorting in real time. (We will play some sorting games over the next few weeks. Fun stuff!) Check it out and let us know what you think!
Coming this June: coolestprojects.org Check out this fantastic project from a young CoderDojo Ninja from Ireland (shown on Jimmy Fallon): Family Minder App