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Daisy the Dinosaur

Daisy the Dinosaur
Probably just me by coyleslp I clicked the daisy support and it just takes me to the front webpage. I can't find an email or anything to contact the developers. I would like to contact them to get help for the issues I write below. The challenge mode works well and is a good way for kids to learn. ...More Great beginning to programming! by Paladinesdragon Daisy the dinosaur is a great intro to programming to pique kids' interests on the subject.

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