Community Highlights: February 13 – 19

Last Updated: February 20, 2017 10:36 am
Community Highlights: February 13 – 19

Community Highlights: February 13 – 19

Happy Presidents Day! If your kids are home for the day, don’t miss our fun cross-curricular Presidents Day project, where kids combine coding and history. Here’s what’s new in the Tynker community this past week:

Featured Makers

This week, we featured two more kids on the Tynker blog: Gabriella, an aspiring actress, and Fatima, who’s already published a book!

Projects of the Week

Jurassic World Animations: This beautiful project combines amazing animations, coding, and dinosaurs! Click on any dinosaur icon to see a different frame-based animation.

Remix This Project

Super mario bros: Tynker edition: This game is much easier to play on a tablet, but you can still appreciate the fun graphics the maker added to this platformer game.

Remix This Project

hedwigs theme: If you’re a fan of the Harry Potter movies, you’ll recognize this song as the theme for Harry’s owl, Hedwig.

Remix This Project

Tynker in the News

EdTech Digest published a fun roundup of FETC resources for making, including Tynker in a special section on “digital making.”

The Edvocate posted their recommendations for how to teach young kids to code, and specifically highlighted Tynker’s Hour of Code resources.

Tweets of the Week

Please join us on Twitter and Facebook and share what your kids or students are making with Tynker!

About 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.