Community Highlights: April 14 – April 20

Coding for Kids
Community Highlights: April 14 – April 20

Community Highlights: April 14 – April 20

It’s Monday, which means it’s time for us to give you an exciting update on the Tynker community! From a quiz on inequality to a Greek mythology class, this week’s featured projects are sure to amaze you. We also saw some fantastic tweets this week – don’t miss them or our blog update! 

Projects of the Week

Chicken Tycoon! by littleozwald

Raise chickens on your farm in this chicken-themed clicker game. Click the shopping cart to buy upgrades.

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Space wars! 3.0 by Mute Alert

This space battle game has several different levels for you to play.

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Rights Quiz by Shut Donut

This quiz will test your knowledge of inequality in the past and present!

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Awesome Board Game!!! by Shady Mansion

This is a digital board game that you can use like a traditional tabletop board game.

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Crytal collector by Used Basket

Use your vehicle to collect as many crystals as you can.

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Mythology Master Class #1 (Greek Mythology) by Unsuitable Dream

Learn about Greek mythology in this master class, taught by the gods themselves.

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Sirlionswolf News by Sirlionswolf

This news project discusses a lot of different topics, including a favorite coder and a drawing contest.

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Tweets of the Week

Love this – kids are showing off their Tynker projects to their grandparents!

Check out our Earth Day project in use!

Looks like some sweet drone programming going on here.

These kids are having fun coding knock-knock jokes and sharing them!

Look how focused these littles are! So cute.

This educator fused social studies with Tynker by having his students code projects about famous figures.

How cute is this photo of a teacher and student coding together?!

Storyboarding an anti-bullying Tynker project – great idea!

On the Blog

This week’s Featured Makers were Roscel and Lara. Roscel stumbled upon Tynker on the internet, taught herself how to use it, and has been coding (and loving it) ever since! Lara uses Tynker in a unique way – to bring her toys to life. Super cute. We also posted our Earth Day project. It plays on a popular kids’ game trend right now – clicker games. Check it out!

 

Keep contributing to the Tynker community! Parents and teachers can connect with us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and the Tynker Community Forum. Kids can start learning to code and creating for free with the Tynker app for iPads and Android tablets or by playing our Hour of Code activities!

 

Tynker enables children to learn computer programming in a fun and imaginative way. More than 60 million kids worldwide have started learning to code using Tynker.

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