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Coding Apps with Awesome Accessories

Many assume that coding is extremely difficult to understand and therefore similarly difficult to teach. However, there are multiple coding apps that prove that a child as young as four years old can learn how to code. There are many different programming languages that can be learned, but all of them break down into concepts…
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Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources

Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources Technology has allowed educators to make history a more exciting and relevant experience within the confines of the classroom. What was once relegated almost exclusively to large textbooks has rapidly expanded to rich immersive opportunities bringing history alive. When combined with carefully curated primary sources,…
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4 Primary Apps for Off to School

TinyTap, Moments Into Games - Create free educational games & books for kids, by TinyTap Ltd., is a free app with endless possibilities for classroom use. With this app users can create their own ‘tap the right answer’ game using photos, text, their own drawings, etc. These can then be played on the iPad or emailed…
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Coding is a modern superpower – Osmo

  Coding is a modern superpower - Osmo   Children learn best through play the research has been done and this is considered fact. Merging tangible blocks with interactive games encourage the imagination, invites creativity and enhances the child’s overall screen experience.   Coding teaches logic skills and problem-solving, and it gets kids prepared to succeed in…
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The Foos Coding 5+ | Make games! Kids learn programming logic Update

The Foos is a kid’s coding app originally produced for The Hour of Code. codeSpark, the company behind The Foos is steadily releasing new content and challenges that expand upon their original puzzles and turn kids as young as five into digital creators, say Joe Shochet and Grant Hosford, the creators and original Mayors of…
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These apps will teach your kid to code

These apps will teach your kid to code The latest studies report that nearly 58,000,000 jobs that require programming knowledge will appear in the world in 10 years. We have fewer warehouse workers and more engineers. Machines can do more monotonous jobs leaving people to put more thoughts and energy into creative and exciting tasks. The 21st…
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Mindprint Expert Reviews – Hour of Code!

  Mindprint Expert Reviews – Hour of Code! Mindprint Learning just sent over these SUPER COOL app reviews in honor of next week being the Computer Science Education Week. Here are some great suggestions in preparation for the Hour of Code! (Is it one specific hour? No. You can do the Hour of Code anytime during…
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