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Kids Guide the Monster, Learn to Code

Drag and drop visual code blocks, guide monsters through obstacles
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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: codeSpark Academy with The Foos - coding for kids
Summary: Drag and drop visual code blocks, guide monsters through obstacles

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Pros: Game-like style is well-designed and engaging.
Cons: In-app help isn't available to guide kids.
Bottom Line:With strong teaching support, a fun option for coding basics.

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