Tynker- A Wonderful App for Teaching Students Coding and Programming Skills

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July 16 , 2015
Tynker is an excellent website for teaching students coding. Students will get to learn the fundamentals of coding and programming through game-like puzzles, tutorials, stories and several interactive activities. Tynker also provides a wide variety of educational resources for teachers and educators.  Some of these include: ready-to-use , grade specific lesson plans,  STEM project templates that integrate coding across the curriculum, automatic assessment and powerful tracking tools for a better classroom management and many more.

Tynker’s Hour of Code activities is another wonderful resource designed specifically to teach students computational thinking and the basics of computer programming via a wide variety of activities. To use Tynker in their class, teachers are not required to have any coding experience or training. The site’s self-paced curriculum is developed in such a way to help students get started on their own.

Tynker is available for Android and iPad.

Watch the video below to learn more about what students can create with Tynker