Great Introduction to Block Coding, Hour of Code

This app will provide a teaser for kids and leave them wanting more.
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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.

SpriteBox : Code Hour

Fun, bite-sized puzzle game ideal for an hour of code

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Pros: Fun and easy to play, and both block- and text-based code provide different challenges.

Cons: Light on actual coding content, and feedback is limited.

Bottom Line: Like any good tool for the Hour of Code, this app will provide a teaser for kids and leave them wanting more.

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