Think you are too young or old to code? Think again!
Coding (programming) is telling a computer, app, phone or website what you want it to do. Below you will find several links to websites or apps that will teach you step-by-step how to begin coding. The left side lists websites, the right side lists apps and robotics that will allow you to explore and learn.
Coding Website Resources
Code.Org: Anybody can learn
Grades K- 5: Learn to make your own game, app, or computer drawing
Check out some of the themese such as Minecraft, Star Wars, Frozen and Angry Birds.
Scratch: A creative learning community
Create stories, games, and animations to share with others around the world.
Codemoji: Play and learn
Courses include HTML, CSS, and JS. You can login with your Google account.
Swift Playgrounds for iPad
Swift Playgrounds requires no coding knowledge, so it’s perfect for students just starting out, from twelve to one-hundred-and-twelve. The whole time you are learning Swift, a powerful programming language created by Apple and used by professionals to build many of today’s most popular apps. And because it’s built to take full advantage of iPad and the real iOS SDK, Swift Playgrounds is a first-of-its-kind learning experience.
Coding with Chrome (extension for Chrome)Learn, improve, or teach coding skills within a Chrome browser.
Coding with Chrome is a Google project to provide
an easy-to-use coding/programming environment (IDE)
within the Chrome browser that even works offline.
Currently, users are able to create programs using
with output to Logo Turtle and/or connected toys
such as the Sphero, mBot and Lego Mindstorms.
Scratch Jr. (App)
For ages 5 - 7. learn programing skills while creating their own interactive stories and games.