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AgentCubes

Kids from Grade 3 and up can learn 3D programming in a fun and easy way. They can acquire programming skills for if-then statements, cursor control, movement, loops, collision, diffusion, and many more.

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Blockly coding environment

Blockly

Blockly coding environment uses interlocking, graphical blocks to represent code concepts like variables, logical expressions, loops, and more.

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CS Unplugged

CS Unplugged is a collection of free learning activities that teach computer science through engaging games and puzzles.

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Hackaball

Hackaball is a programmable electronic device inside a ball. Kids can use the Hackaball iPad app to program their ball and then play it indoors or outdoors.

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Lego Boost

Children can create models with motors and sensors with Lego Boost. Lego Boost uses an icon-based coding app to program created creatures and program them to move.

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MakeCode

Microsoft MakeCode is a web-based coding environment for creating interactive programming experiences. Kids can use MakeCode for physical computing and run their program on actual hardware.

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Osmo

Osmo Coding Starter Kit is designed for ages 5-10. The kit helps kids to build coding skills through hands-on learning games.

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Code and Go's mouse robot

PRCVI

This project is a collaborative effort between PRCVI and SET-BC. They offer a continuum of options for teaching coding to students with visual impairments.

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Project TACTIC

Project TACTIC focuses on developing inclusive computer science experiences for students with disabilities and those at risk for academic failure in elementary and middle school settings.

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Scratch

Scratch is a block-based visual programming language targeted at children ages 8-16. Kids can use Scratch to create their own interactive stories, games, and animations and share them with others in an online community.

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ScratchJr

ScratchJr is an introductory block-based programming language for young children (ages 5-7). Kids can snap together programming blocks to create their own interactive stories and games.

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