[FoRK] helping kids to learn programming?

Bob Ippolito bob at redivi.com
Thu Aug 1 09:45:16 PDT 2013


On iPad the best options I'm aware of are Codea (Lua) and Pythonista.
Haven't tried teaching with them, but I've tinkered with them myself.

On Thursday, August 1, 2013, Hokkun Pang wrote:

> Anyone have experience helping pre-teen (10-12 year olds) to learn
> programming?
> My son wanted to create simple games (preferably on iPad). I got him the
> hardware but I don't think I have time to teach him. He has no programming
> experience.
>
> Any recommended book or online classes? Is xcode too overwhelming? Is
> Python a better a choice?
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