Fun Characters Draw Kids Into Coding App

Fun Characters Draw Kids Into Coding App

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: Kodable - K-5 Coding Curriculum for Elementary
Summary: Fun procedural reasoning for kids; great curriculum for teachers

Pros: Visual instructions and step-by-step levels make it possible for kids to learn programming concepts even before they learn to read.
Cons: A teacher's biggest challenge may be finding the time for students to discover all there is to learn and do.
Bottom Line: Kodable is a fun way for elementary school students to understand coding and contains impressive supports for teachers.

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By Common Sense Education