Coding Apps for KS2

List from: Andrew Goodgame (6 items.)

This is a list of apps that I recommend for KS2 teachers who want to start looking at how they can use the iPad to meet the Computing aspects of the 2014 Curriculum. Also take a look at non iPad offering Scratch (from MIT) and Kodu Game Lab (Microsoft).

App: A.L.E.X. (597040772)

A.L.E.X. is a fun puzzle game and a great way to train your brain. A.L.E.X. helps you think and plan logically as you program your robot A.L.E.X. with a sequence of commands to get through each level from start to finish. I named A.L.E.X. after my nephew, and created a game I would want him to play. The lower levels of the games are suitable f...

Free Education Volume Purchase only Business Volume Purchase only iOS 9+ / OSX 10.11+ Device Assignable Buy from the App Store

App: Code Warriors: Hakitzu Battles - learn to code through robot arena combat (599976903)

Become the ultimate code warrior and battle your friends with Code Warriors: Hakitzu Battles, an epic multiplayer robot combat game, where you learn the basics of coding while battling in both single and multiplayer missions. Victory is in the code! * Supported devices: iPad 2 and above, iPhone 4S and above, iPod Touch (fifth generation) * As ...

Free Education Volume Purchase only Business Volume Purchase only iOS 9+ / OSX 10.11+ Device Assignable Buy from the App Store

App: Tynker - Learn to Code. Programming Made Easy. (805869467)

Tynker is the easiest way for kids to learn programming. Solve fun puzzles using visual blocks or Swift to learn the basics. Then you can create your own amazing games using over 100 step-by-step coding tutorials. Great for the Hour of Code! NEW! Space Cadet and Dragon Spells courses with 100+ activities and all puzzles now available in Swift....

Free Education Volume Purchase only Business Volume Purchase only iOS 9+ / OSX 10.11+ Device Assignable Buy from the App Store

App: Move The Turtle. Programming For Kids (509013878)

*** Winner of a Parents’ Choice Gold Award _______________________________________________ "I highly recommend it for all kids, whether or not they want to get into programming. The kind of thinking required to solve the tasks in the app is important for everyone to learn, for every field of study." -- Wired.com / Geek Dad "Are you a comput...

$3.99 Education Volume Purchase only Business Volume Purchase only iOS 9+ / OSX 10.11+ Device Assignable Buy from the App Store

App: Hopscotch (617098629)

Hopscotch is a free award-winning programming app for kids aged 9-13. Learn to code by creating your own games. You can use our video tutorials, or create your own projects from scratch. Play, download and remix millions of games made by other Hopscotchers. Free to create, play and learn from starter tutorials. Upgrade for additional tutorials. ...

Free Education Volume Purchase only Business Volume Purchase only iOS 9+ / OSX 10.11+ Device Assignable Buy from the App Store
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