Community Highlights: February 6 – 12
Happy Monday! Here are some of the best things happening in the Tynker community this past week.
This week, we featured three amazing kids on the Tynker blog: Elisha, Caitlin, and Hayley. You can click on any one of them to learn more about what they’ve made in Tynker and how they use Tynker as a creative platform.
Projects of the Week
bob 4 the bacon accident: In this fun escape game, you need to try different items in the room to see if they’ll help you escape – or if they’ll get you caught.
chip factory: Starting with a plain potato and go through all the steps to transform it into a bag of “Lais” potato chips!
Tynker in the News
Tweets of the Week
Many classrooms have been using Tynker’s Valentine’s Day coding projects to make Valentine’s Day cards and games. Here’s one classroom in Indiana trying them out:
— Josie McKay (@MrsJosieMcKay) February 10, 2017
Fort McMurray Public School District in Alberta, Canada ran a coding competition for their students using Tynker. It looked like a blast. Here are a couple of highlights from Twitter:
— Michael Luccisano (@MrLuccisano) February 11, 2017
— FMPSD (@FMPSD) February 11, 2017