9,143,271 kids have started programming with Tynker

Kids Build Amazing Things With Tynker

Designed to motivate and inspire kids to bring their creative ideas to life.
Kids become Makers as they create their own games, animated stories, and projects, and publish their apps for the web.

 

Fun

Visual Programming

Easily snap code blocks together to create programs. No programming syntax required!

Guided

Built-In Tutoring

Get started quickly with guided exercises and interactive tutorials. Badges reward achievements and progress.

Limitless

Creative Tools

Personalize projects with customized characters, animations, backgrounds, and realistic game play.

Kids Learn to Code while Building Awesome Games

Kids of all ages learn programming and create as many projects as they can imagine.
Lifetime Access = Unlimited Creativity!

Success Stories

  • Coding With a Room Full of Girls

    We were so excited to run this programming workshop exclusively for girls organized by Girls Innovate! and hosted by nestGSV at Redwood City, CA. It turned out to be a fantastic event, with a room full of enthusiastic girls and their parents who came together to learn computer programming using Tynker.

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  • Summer of Code with Tynker

    This summer, kids had a blast at Tynker camps! They learned programming, but more importantly, they learned that coding is fun!

    Held in San Francisco at the Children's Creativity Museum and at schools in Palo Alto, these week-long camps were a great way for beginners to start coding. Boys and girls ranging from grades 3-9 showed off their coding skills with their first creations here.

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  • 9th Graders Teach 3rd Graders to Code With Tynker

    Tynker is an excellent way to teach children in elementary school the basics of programming or coding cool games. The games on the Tynker page are ranked from beginner to intermediate to show the difficulty of coding or programming involved.

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  • Grandpa Gifts Tynker to his Grandkids

    When John heard Tynker being used in the Hour of Code at his granddaughters' school in Seattle he was intrigued. "I liked the idea of introducing programming at such an early age," he says. He looked up Tynker and instantly decided to buy the Tynker home course as a gift for them so they could continue building on the interest developed during the Hour of Code.

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  • After School Coding Club

    One of the best moments of this adventure was when I saw a third grader teaching some first graders an aspect of Tynker. This kind of collaborative learning is something teachers love to see, and is affirmation that this was an exceptional tool to be using.

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Kids, Parents and Teachers love Tynker

My 8 year old son just completed the Tynker programming course. It was a fantastic learning experience for him... Keep up the good work! Brian Perron, Ph.D. Parent from Ann Arbor MI
Tynker's beginning levels are basic enough to welcome all students to coding concepts, and its higher levels are sophisticated and complex enough to challenge and attract the most advanced programmers among my students. Dr Jeanie Smith Teacher from Jordon Middle School, CA
I Heart Tynker!!! Tynker is so amazing. Elise Student from Grade 5