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Using an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create animations or games, the Alice Project seeks to provide tools and materials for a conceptual core of computational thinking, problem solving, and computer programming. The Alice Suite of educational tools is designed to support teaching and learning across a spectrum of ages, grade levels, and classes in K-12 and in college or university courses. Read more... The Alice team has developed instructional materials to support students and teachers in using this new approach. Alice.org

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Computer Programming for Kids Computer Programming for Kids “The co-authors deserve a big congratulations [...] ” “It was the PERFECT choice for my student. He took it and ran with it. [...] ” “My nine year old son is absolutely enthralled with his copy. [...] ” “ Computer programming is a powerful tool for children to ‘learn learning,’ that is, to learn the skills of thinking and problem-solving…Children who engage in programming transfer that kind of learning to other things.” –Nicholas Negroponte, the man behind the One Laptop Per Child project, January 2008

Kodu

Kodu is a new visual programming language made specifically for creating games. It is designed to be accessible for children and enjoyable for anyone. The programming environment runs on the Xbox, allowing rapid design iteration using only a game controller for input. Programming as a Creative Medium Kodu
GenINC Teaching Kids Programming with Commentary by James Cameron
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