Community Highlights: January 9 – 15

Community Highlights: January 9 – 15

Community Highlights: January 9 – 15

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! Here are a few highlights from the Tynker community this past week:

Featured Makers

This week, we posted interviews of three amazing makers from the Tynker communityLaylaClaire, and Katie. Get to know the kids who make the Tynker community so wonderful!

Projects of the Week

Eat Stuff. Avoid Stuff.: In this game, you need to move around while avoiding the rainbow-colored balls and eating all the dots!

Remix This Project

Skiing: This beautiful (and very fun) game was made by local 4th grader Julian, who’s created some truly amazing games in Tynker.

Remix This Project

Bake a Cake: Make and customize your own virtual cake!

Remix This Project

Tynker in the News

Tynker was featured in a Samsung Insights list called “5 Learn-to-Code Apps to Make Education Fun.”

The EdTech Advocate also featured Tynker in an article about how to teach kids to code.

Whooo’s Reading, a popular reading platform used in schools, featured Tynker in a list of the “8 Essential Android Apps for STEM Learning.”

Tweets of the Week

Our Martin Luther King, Jr. project was a big hit with teachers. Many of them posted images on Twitter of their students creating timelines of Dr. King’s life using Tynker.

 

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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