Blockly for Dash & Dot Robots
Adorable robots teach hands-on coding skills
Pros: Students see code come to life and have lots of customization options for sounds.
Cons: Puzzles are very challenging and sometimes buggy with little to no help.
Bottom Line: You can program robots with code blocks, with plenty of creative options and lots of fun.
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