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: Tynker: Coding Games for Kids (805869467)

Tynker is the #1 Kids Coding platform! Over 60 million kids and thousands of schools use Tynker's award-winning curriculum to learn coding. Strengthen your child’s educational foundation with step-by-step tutorials that teach kids coding in a way they enjoy. Your child will learn as they build games and apps, modify Minecraft, program drones,...

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. Learn to code (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: Coding for kids (617098629)

Learn to code and make your own games with Hopscotch. **Downloaded over 12 million times** **30 million games created** “Hopscotch is the best way to express your imagination! Most other "learn to code" apps just make you complete boring levels with 4 "move" blocks, but in hopscotch you have the freedom to create anything, which is amazing....

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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