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Excellent iPad App to Introduce your Kids to Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent iPad App to Introduce your Kids to Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education | Scoop.it

Code Blast is an excellent coding app that has gone free today for a limited period of time. This app is designed to provide young learners and kids with a solid initiation into the world of programming concepts and problem solving.

Code Blast teaches kids coding through fun and engaging activities consisting of programming a rocket to reach its final destination without being damaged by UFOs and other electric barriers found in its course. In running the mission, kids get to develop a series of key programming concepts and thinking skills such as : precise and accurate programming, forward planning to solve anticipated problems, ordering instructions sequentially and many more.


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asli telli's curator insight, February 15, 2015 12:42 AM

another fun and engaging appi for Coder Kids:)

Ruth Reynolds's curator insight, February 16, 2015 12:52 AM

This looks good- think about how it could be adapted to Social Sciences and Humanities. learning to code is just the first step

Rocio Watkins's curator insight, February 16, 2015 1:11 PM

General ed teachers: let's try this!

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5 Google+ Features You Probably Aren’t Taking Advantage Of

5 Google+ Features You Probably Aren’t Taking Advantage Of | Education | Scoop.it
A simple list of Google+ features to help improve your user experience, how you post your content, look at performance, and audit your brand page

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Andrew Taylor's curator insight, February 17, 2014 11:31 AM

Really great information.

Randy Bauer's curator insight, March 6, 2014 7:19 PM

Dive deep into Google Plus and you will probably discover more. The Ripple view is a great way to measure your social shares throughout google plus. Have Fun.

YOBSN Money's curator insight, April 30, 2014 1:11 PM

Great platform and growing all the time. These tips should be well worth the read.