• Community Highlights (12/12 – 12/18)

    Community Highlights (12/12 – 12/18) Here’s what’s been happening in the Tynker community this week: Our Hour of Code drone giveaway ended last week. In all, we gave away 12 drones to schools all around the...

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  • Featured Maker Eithne Gives Advice to New Coders

    Featured Maker Eithne Gives Advice to New Coders Eithne is a 10-year-old from Cornwall, UK who has published some wonderful projects to the Tynker community. Get to know Eithne better and learn about the projects...

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  • How is learning to code like learning a new language? Ask Nico!

    How is learning to code like learning a new language? Ask Nico! Nico is a 9-year-old from San Jose, California who has built some amazing projects in Tynker, including a version of the popular game...

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  • How to Program Music for Beethoven’s Birthday

    How to Program Music for Beethoven’s Birthday In December 1770, Ludwig van Beethoven was born in modern-day Germany, then a part of the Holy Roman Empire. Although the exact date of his birth is unknown,...

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  • Community Highlights (12/5 – 12/11)

    Community Highlights (12/5 – 12/11) Thank you to everyone who did an Hour of Code with Tynker last week. We hope you keep coding throughout the rest of the year! You can access all our...

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  • Community Highlights (11/28 – 12/4)

    Community Highlights (11/28 – 12/4) Happy Hour of Code week! We’ve already seen a lot of awesome posts on Twitter from teachers doing an Hour of Code with their students. Here’s what’s new in the...

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  • NEW! Get a Personalized Hour of Code Certificate

    NEW! Get a Personalized Hour of Code Certificate Tynker offers dozens of fun, free activities for students to get introduced to coding. And now we’re very excited to introduce personalized Hour of Code certificates for...

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  • Community Highlights (11/21 – 11/27)

    Community Highlights (11/21 – 11/27) Here are a few highlights from the Tynker community this past week. You can join in on the coding fun by downloading the free Tynker app for iPads and Android...

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  • Peep Is Coming to the Hour of Code!

    Peep Is Coming to the Hour of Code! We’re thrilled to announce a new partnership with public media leader WGBH Boston. Together we’re offering new tutorials for the Hour of Code based on the beloved...

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  • Community Highlights (11/14 – 11/20

    Community Highlights (11/14 – 11/20) Happy almost-Thanksgiving! Here are a few highlights from the Tynker community this past week. You can join in on the coding fun by downloading the free Tynker app for iPads...

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  • NEW! Announcing Lego WeDo 2.0 Support

    NEW! Announcing Lego WeDo 2.0 Support We’re very excited to announce that the Tynker iPad app now supports programming with Lego WeDo 2.0, an awesome robotics kit for kids. Now kids can do even more with...

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  • Win a Free Drone this Hour of Code!

    Win a Free Drone this Hour of Code! Update: Our Hour of Code drone giveaway ended on 12/16. All winners were notified through Twitter. Thank you to everyone who entered! Here are our 12 lucky...

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  • Hannah Makes Coding Projects Inspired By Her Dog!

    Hannah Makes Coding Projects Inspired By Her Dog! Hannah is a 9-year-old from Lexington, Kentucky who has published a bunch of awesome coding projects to the Tynker community, including projects about her dog Asher. What are...

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  • Community Highlights (11/7 – 11/13)

    Community Highlights (11/7 – 11/13) Here are a few highlights from the Tynker community this past week. You can join in on the coding fun by downloading the free Tynker app for iPads and Android...

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  • Coding Can Empower Your Child to Make a Difference

    Coding Can Empower Your Child to Make a Difference Coding allows kids to make incredible projects that they’re really proud of and that actually make a difference. Tynkerers have built millions of projects using coding...

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  • Get Creative with Coding this Thanksgiving

    Get Creative with Coding this Thanksgiving As you sit down to your Thanksgiving dinner, do you think about all the work that goes into making that meal? Someone had to cook the food, buy the...

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  • Abby Uses Coding to Bring Her Art to Life

    Abby Uses Coding to Bring Her Art to Life Abby is a 12-year-old from Clearwater, Florida whose coding projects caught our eye. She creates incredible hand-drawn artwork, and then animates it using coding to build amazing...

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  • Community Highlights (10/31 – 11/6)

    Community Highlights (10/31 – 11/6) We had a really hard time deciding which featured projects to share with you this week. There have been a ton of amazing ones and I hope you peruse even more...

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  • Izzy Uses Coding to Make Interactive School Projects

    Izzy Uses Coding to Make Interactive School Projects Izzy is a 9-year-old from Adelaide, Australia who learned to code with Tynker at school. Her awesome coding projects that she made for class were featured in...

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  • Everything You Need to Run an Hour of Code

    Everything You Need to Run an Hour of Code Tynker has everything you need to host an awesome Hour of Code with your students in grades K-12. During an Hour of Code, your students can get...

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  • Meet Ethan, the Creator of “Avoider”

    Meet Ethan, the Creator of “Avoider” Ethan is a 10-year-old from Western Australia. After being introduced to Tynker at school, he continued coding on his own on the Tynker app and has made some really...

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  • Mairi Finds Coding Inspiration EVERYWHERE!

    Mairi Finds Coding Inspiration EVERYWHERE! Mairi is an 11-year-old from Summerside, PEI, Canada whose fun “Crossy Kid” game caught our eye. We asked her some questions to learn about her hobbies, how she learned to...

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  • Jorge Loves Sports and Coding!

    Jorge Loves Sports and Coding! Jorge is an 8-year-old from Zaragoza, Spain who has published some really fun games to the Tynker community. We talked to Jorge, his sister Ana, and his brother Antonino, all...

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  • Antonino Combines His Love of Coding and Cars to Make Games

    Antonino Combines His Love of Coding and Cars to Make Games Antonino is a 13-year-old from Zaragoza, Spain who has made some awesome games in Tynker. We asked him some questions about what he does...

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