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How Maker Culture Builds Stronger Learning Communities

How Maker Culture Builds Stronger Learning Communities | STEM Education | Scoop.it
An innovative youth leadership program called Public Workshop has been partnering with high school students to remake their environment.

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Family Creative Learning - Family coding night resources via @ScratchEdTeam

Family Creative Learning - Family coding night resources via @ScratchEdTeam | STEM Education | Scoop.it

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Family Creative Learning facilitator guide for family coding night - via @ScratchEdTeam -- awesome!

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A Day in the Life Of: Teaching iOS Development to 4th Graders (EdSurge News)

A Day in the Life Of: Teaching iOS Development to 4th Graders (EdSurge News) | STEM Education | Scoop.it
“Can we make Karel shoot things?”“Can we change what Karel looks like?”“Where is that letter on the keyboard?”

My first class teaching iOS wasn’t going quite as I had planned.

A few weeks earlier, I had responded to a Craigslist ad to teach programming to gifted 4th graders.

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Music Projects - Scratch Wiki

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Scratch and Music #kidscancode

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Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, and Lately, Coding

Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, and Lately, Coding | STEM Education | Scoop.it
Schools are signing up to teach computer coding, which some view as a basic skill for today, and the tech industry-backed group Code.org is pushing basic coding even for the very young.
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NY Times: Coding with Young Students #kidscancode

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Python Cheat Sheet | 101 Computing

Python Cheat Sheet | 101 Computing | STEM Education | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: Free Collaborative Video Creation with iPads

Free Technology for Teachers: Free Collaborative Video Creation with iPads | STEM Education | Scoop.it

"Publishing student video that is created with iPads can be a challenging process, especially with younger students. Even schools that are Google Apps typically decide to turn off YouTube uploads to the student accounts. However, with the use of a handful of free applications, students can create video content on iPad, share their creation with a teacher, and then have the teacher upload to their YouTube channel or a class YouTube channel. "


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Kids Can Code

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Coding and Programming Basics for Primary Aged Students
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App Flow: Kodable -> CodeAcademy -> Scratch -> Padlet

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Turtle Academy - learn logo programming in your browser free programming materials for kids

Turtle Academy - learn logo programming in your browser free programming materials for kids | STEM Education | Scoop.it
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Bootstrap

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Bootstrap: A curriculum and software package that teaches children the fundamentals of algebra by having them program their own videogames. I Program My Own Videogames
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Algebra, geometry and computer programming

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Where can coding take you? Poster

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Where can coding take you? Poster via Codecademy.com

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Arduino and Scratch - ThomasPreece.com

This website is about Thomas Preece, a graduate in Mathematics who produces bespoke programming and design work. The following page gives links to various resources for Arduino produced by Thomas Preece for the Technology Volunteers. Including A4S a Scratch and Arduino interfacing software.
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A guide complete with lessons for using arduino with Scratch via ThomasPreece.com #kidscancode #makered

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Tinker Squads

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Tinker Squads: Powered by The Ellis School

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Tinker Squads - making in schools #makered

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S4A

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S4A - Scratch for Arduino is a Scratch modification that brings the easiness of programming with Scratch to the Arduino prototyping board
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Scratch - Arduino modification #kidscancode #makered

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KS2 Curriculum - Scratch Day East Resources

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Great Scratch resources - aligned with CS standards and skills #kidscancode

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Ardublock

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Graphical programming language for Arduino #makered #kidscancode

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BotLogic.us - A Fun, Challenging, and Educational Puzzle Game for Kids

BotLogic.us is an educational puzzle game that challenges children to tackle complex logic problems while applying programming concepts. Using simple commands, kids program their bots to navigate through progressively challenging mazes. As their skills improve, players get higher scores for completing the game faster and using fewer commands and compete with other users for high scores on the leaderboards.
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Blockly : Turtle Graphics

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TouchDevelop - create apps everywhere, on all your devices!

TouchDevelop - create apps everywhere, on all your devices! | STEM Education | Scoop.it
Create apps everywhere — on all your devices! Keyboard optional. Share your programs with other people. Download the free app for Windows Phone, try the Web App in your browser!
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