Coding Elective Art Meets Code

This visual arts and technology course introduces students to creative coding. Using JavaScript and p5.js code, students draw on a digital canvas, create Snapchat-style photo filters, and much much more. Take inspiration from famous artists like Picasso, Mondrian, and Monet, then recreate work in the same style — with code!

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Introduction

Learn how to draw circles, quadrilaterals and more. Explore key geometric ideas - vertices and radians, and how computers use color, and how JavaScript represents coordinates.

9 Lessons:

1. Welcome
2. Introduction to JavaScript
3. Colors

4. Lab: Piet Mondrian
5. Ellipses and Circles
6. More Basic Shapes

7. Lab: Emojis
8. Review
9. Quiz

Colors and Shapes

Learn art concepts as code: changing the transparency of colors, layering shapes, and more. You’ll also learn core programming concepts like functions and randomness.

11 Lessons:

10. Color Schemes
11. Irregular Shapes
12. Lab: Create a Logo
13. User-Defined Functions

14. Lab: Silhouette
15. Transparency
16. Lab: Origami Art
17. Randomness

20. Lab: Cubism
21. Review
22. Quiz

Beauty of Code

Learn new tricks for creating art: blending colors, making gradients, and more. You’ll also learn core programming concepts like variables, loops, and how to use them to create a perspective art piece of your own design.

10 Lessons:

23. Variables
24. Logic and Decisions
25. Loops
26. Lab: Refactoring

27. Gradients
28. Lab: Create a Cityscape
29. Shading: Creating Depth
30. Lab: Sol LeWitt

31. Review
32. Quiz

Logic of Art

Examine coding structures that can help you master when, where, and how you paint the screen. This section is heavy on coding techniques that will allow you to control the feel of your digital brushstrokes.

9 Lessons:

33. Advanced Logic
34. Pixel Art Challenge
35. Draw

36. Implicit Shading
37. Lab: Impressionism
38. Transformations

39. Lab: Perspective
40. Review
41. Quiz

Image Processing & Pixel Editing

Learn how to manipulate the existing pixels of images, and invent your own Snapchat-style filters. Then apply the techniques of silkscreen artists like Andy Warhol, and spend some time with pointillism.

10 Lessons:

42. Images
43. Lab: Pointillism
44. Arrays
45. Pixel Data

46. Lab: Andy Warhol
47. Steganography
48. Pixel Art Effects
49. Lab: Halftones

50. Review
51. Quiz

Interactive Art and Animation

Create interactive artwork and simple web-based games using p5.js. You’ll also explore data structures and object-oriented programming.

7 Lessons:

52. Mouse Interaction
53. Keyboard Interaction
54. Objects

55. Lab: Picture Slideshow
56. Lab: Art Gallery
57. Review

58. Quiz

Capstone Project

Spend several weeks programming an open-ended project of your choice. Form a small group or work solo. Templates, meeting agendas, and a sample project walkthrough are provided to help keep things on task.

3 Lessons:

59. Intro to the Final Project
60. Breaking Bricks
61. Your Final Project

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    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

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    Learn to design and build your own games in 6 fun-filled classes. Code classic games or build something totally new.

    Lesson 1: Mouse Maze

    Write your first game! Code a simple skill-based game controlled with the mouse. You'll need a steady hand to reach the goal.

    • Mouse events
    • Color-sensing code
    • Winning and losing conditions

    Lesson 2: Go Kart

    Take the wheel and explore how to add keyboard controls to your game. Avoid the oncoming obstacles.

    • Keyboard events
    • Collision detection
    • Cartesian coordinates
    • Loops and iteration

    Lesson 3: Base Defense

    Create a tower defense game. Make complex games with loads of enemies — and handle projectiles.

    • Clone actors with code
    • Make bullets and lasers fly
    • Add randomness to your games

    Lesson 4: Space Voyager

    Create a dodger game with powerups and collectibles. Add an invincibility powerup — or invent your own.

    • Coordinate the action using messages
    • Keep score with variables
    • Manage game state

    Lesson 5: Ball Pop

    Make a colorful chain-reaction puzzle game. Can you make ALL the balls pop with just a single click? Explore advanced coding and animation techniques in this lesson.

    • Events and broadcasts
    • Puzzle game basics
    • Get more practice with clones, color-sensing, and randomness

    Lesson 6: Bank Shot

    Explore Tynker's Physics Blocks to create a fun game with collisions, action, and motion.

    • Control gravity
    • Change Actors' physics properties
    • Give objects a push with impulse and much more

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Python


    Ages: 12+
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

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    Explore Python in 6 interactive classes. Progress to solve real world problems in math and science, design games, & more!

    Lesson 1: Python Basics

    Get acquainted with the basics of Python programming. Then explore how to represent repeating patterns with code.

    • Function calls
    • For loops
    • Python syntax basics

    Lesson 2: Conditionals

    Explore boolean values, boolean logic, if statements, and while loops. Write programs that “make decisions.”

    • Selection and conditional statements
    • Explore digital logic
    • Debugging tricks and techniques

    Lesson 3: Variables

    Learn about variable initialization, declaration, and more. Then get some practice with lists, a useful data structure.

    • Variables and datatypes
    • Expressions and operators
    • Store loads of data with lists

    Lesson 4: Turtle Graphics

    Create graphics and user interfaces with the Turtle module. Explore functions, a way to keep code organized and repeatable.

    • Write custom functions
    • Draw on the screen with code
    • Import Python modules

    Lesson 5: Game Design

    Design games with an interactive canvas and write programs that respond to key-presses, mouse events, and more.

    • Keyboard control and mouse events
    • Implement game logic and loops
    • Code several games from scratch

    Lesson 6: Capstone Project

    Put together everything you've learned to create a fun, playable arcade game. In this final project, you will create a Brick Breaker game using Turtle Graphics.

    • A challenging self-guided project
    • Extend the game with Bonus Challenges

    Game Developer Certification

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  • Intro to Artificial Intelligence


    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Intermediate
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

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    Learn to use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in your block coding projects. Make your code come to life in an all-new way.

    Lesson 1: Mad Hatter

    Explore the basics of AI with the Face-Tracking blocks. Create a costume that follows you, wherever you go! Add a wizard hat, clown nose, cowboy mustache, or whatever else you like.

    • Show and enable Face-Tracking
    • Switch costumes with code
    • Work with live video

    Lesson 2: Face Painting Booth

    Draw on a 3D face mesh! Make a carnival-style face paint creation. Create a costume or add glamorous makeup.

    • Explore Face-Tracking landmarks
    • Use the face-effect block to draw on a face mesh

    Lesson 3: World Traveler

    Create a greenscreen effect with live video and the Pose-Tracking blocks. Make a different animal appear as you change the scene.

    • Enable Pose-Tracking and work with body segmentation
    • Switch backgrounds with code
    • Use mouse events to control where you go

    Lesson 4: Protect the Cupcake

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create an augmented reality "defense" game. Don't let the foxes steal your food!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control the motion of actors

    Lesson 5: Bubble Frenzy

    Create a game using the Hand-Tracking blocks. The bubble only pops if you follow the instructions, exactly! Explore Hand-Tracking landmarks and game logic.

    • Use dictionaries to represent landmarks efficiently
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control game flow
    • Use variables to keep track of game state

    Lesson 6: Turtle Racer

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create a virtual game controller! Control where the actor goes using a virtual steering wheel!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use angles of landmarks to control the motion of actors
    • Use variables and positions of actors to control game flow

    AI Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

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    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Learn to design and build your own games in 6 fun-filled classes. Code classic games or build something totally new.

    Lesson 1: Mouse Maze

    Write your first game! Code a simple skill-based game controlled with the mouse. You'll need a steady hand to reach the goal.

    • Mouse events
    • Color-sensing code
    • Winning and losing conditions

    Lesson 2: Go Kart

    Take the wheel and explore how to add keyboard controls to your game. Avoid the oncoming obstacles.

    • Keyboard events
    • Collision detection
    • Cartesian coordinates
    • Loops and iteration

    Lesson 3: Base Defense

    Create a tower defense game. Make complex games with loads of enemies — and handle projectiles.

    • Clone actors with code
    • Make bullets and lasers fly
    • Add randomness to your games

    Lesson 4: Space Voyager

    Create a dodger game with powerups and collectibles. Add an invincibility powerup — or invent your own.

    • Coordinate the action using messages
    • Keep score with variables
    • Manage game state

    Lesson 5: Ball Pop

    Make a colorful chain-reaction puzzle game. Can you make ALL the balls pop with just a single click? Explore advanced coding and animation techniques in this lesson.

    • Events and broadcasts
    • Puzzle game basics
    • Get more practice with clones, color-sensing, and randomness

    Lesson 6: Bank Shot

    Explore Tynker's Physics Blocks to create a fun game with collisions, action, and motion.

    • Control gravity
    • Change Actors' physics properties
    • Give objects a push with impulse and much more

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Python


    Ages: 12+
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

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    Explore Python in 6 interactive classes. Progress to solve real world problems in math and science, design games, & more!

    Lesson 1: Python Basics

    Get acquainted with the basics of Python programming. Then explore how to represent repeating patterns with code.

    • Function calls
    • For loops
    • Python syntax basics

    Lesson 2: Conditionals

    Explore boolean values, boolean logic, if statements, and while loops. Write programs that “make decisions.”

    • Selection and conditional statements
    • Explore digital logic
    • Debugging tricks and techniques

    Lesson 3: Variables

    Learn about variable initialization, declaration, and more. Then get some practice with lists, a useful data structure.

    • Variables and datatypes
    • Expressions and operators
    • Store loads of data with lists

    Lesson 4: Turtle Graphics

    Create graphics and user interfaces with the Turtle module. Explore functions, a way to keep code organized and repeatable.

    • Write custom functions
    • Draw on the screen with code
    • Import Python modules

    Lesson 5: Game Design

    Design games with an interactive canvas and write programs that respond to key-presses, mouse events, and more.

    • Keyboard control and mouse events
    • Implement game logic and loops
    • Code several games from scratch

    Lesson 6: Capstone Project

    Put together everything you've learned to create a fun, playable arcade game. In this final project, you will create a Brick Breaker game using Turtle Graphics.

    • A challenging self-guided project
    • Extend the game with Bonus Challenges

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Artificial Intelligence


    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Intermediate
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

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    Learn to use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in your block coding projects. Make your code come to life in an all-new way.

    Lesson 1: Mad Hatter

    Explore the basics of AI with the Face-Tracking blocks. Create a costume that follows you, wherever you go! Add a wizard hat, clown nose, cowboy mustache, or whatever else you like.

    • Show and enable Face-Tracking
    • Switch costumes with code
    • Work with live video

    Lesson 2: Face Painting Booth

    Draw on a 3D face mesh! Make a carnival-style face paint creation. Create a costume or add glamorous makeup.

    • Explore Face-Tracking landmarks
    • Use the face-effect block to draw on a face mesh

    Lesson 3: World Traveler

    Create a greenscreen effect with live video and the Pose-Tracking blocks. Make a different animal appear as you change the scene.

    • Enable Pose-Tracking and work with body segmentation
    • Switch backgrounds with code
    • Use mouse events to control where you go

    Lesson 4: Protect the Cupcake

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create an augmented reality "defense" game. Don't let the foxes steal your food!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control the motion of actors

    Lesson 5: Bubble Frenzy

    Create a game using the Hand-Tracking blocks. The bubble only pops if you follow the instructions, exactly! Explore Hand-Tracking landmarks and game logic.

    • Use dictionaries to represent landmarks efficiently
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control game flow
    • Use variables to keep track of game state

    Lesson 6: Turtle Racer

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create a virtual game controller! Control where the actor goes using a virtual steering wheel!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use angles of landmarks to control the motion of actors
    • Use variables and positions of actors to control game flow

    AI Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

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  • Intro to Game Design


    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Learn to design and build your own games in 6 fun-filled classes. Code classic games or build something totally new.

    Lesson 1: Mouse Maze

    Write your first game! Code a simple skill-based game controlled with the mouse. You'll need a steady hand to reach the goal.

    • Mouse events
    • Color-sensing code
    • Winning and losing conditions

    Lesson 2: Go Kart

    Take the wheel and explore how to add keyboard controls to your game. Avoid the oncoming obstacles.

    • Keyboard events
    • Collision detection
    • Cartesian coordinates
    • Loops and iteration

    Lesson 3: Base Defense

    Create a tower defense game. Make complex games with loads of enemies — and handle projectiles.

    • Clone actors with code
    • Make bullets and lasers fly
    • Add randomness to your games

    Lesson 4: Space Voyager

    Create a dodger game with powerups and collectibles. Add an invincibility powerup — or invent your own.

    • Coordinate the action using messages
    • Keep score with variables
    • Manage game state

    Lesson 5: Ball Pop

    Make a colorful chain-reaction puzzle game. Can you make ALL the balls pop with just a single click? Explore advanced coding and animation techniques in this lesson.

    • Events and broadcasts
    • Puzzle game basics
    • Get more practice with clones, color-sensing, and randomness

    Lesson 6: Bank Shot

    Explore Tynker's Physics Blocks to create a fun game with collisions, action, and motion.

    • Control gravity
    • Change Actors' physics properties
    • Give objects a push with impulse and much more

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Python


    Ages: 12+
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Explore Python in 6 interactive classes. Progress to solve real world problems in math and science, design games, & more!

    Lesson 1: Python Basics

    Get acquainted with the basics of Python programming. Then explore how to represent repeating patterns with code.

    • Function calls
    • For loops
    • Python syntax basics

    Lesson 2: Conditionals

    Explore boolean values, boolean logic, if statements, and while loops. Write programs that “make decisions.”

    • Selection and conditional statements
    • Explore digital logic
    • Debugging tricks and techniques

    Lesson 3: Variables

    Learn about variable initialization, declaration, and more. Then get some practice with lists, a useful data structure.

    • Variables and datatypes
    • Expressions and operators
    • Store loads of data with lists

    Lesson 4: Turtle Graphics

    Create graphics and user interfaces with the Turtle module. Explore functions, a way to keep code organized and repeatable.

    • Write custom functions
    • Draw on the screen with code
    • Import Python modules

    Lesson 5: Game Design

    Design games with an interactive canvas and write programs that respond to key-presses, mouse events, and more.

    • Keyboard control and mouse events
    • Implement game logic and loops
    • Code several games from scratch

    Lesson 6: Capstone Project

    Put together everything you've learned to create a fun, playable arcade game. In this final project, you will create a Brick Breaker game using Turtle Graphics.

    • A challenging self-guided project
    • Extend the game with Bonus Challenges

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Artificial Intelligence


    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Intermediate
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Learn to use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in your block coding projects. Make your code come to life in an all-new way.

    Lesson 1: Mad Hatter

    Explore the basics of AI with the Face-Tracking blocks. Create a costume that follows you, wherever you go! Add a wizard hat, clown nose, cowboy mustache, or whatever else you like.

    • Show and enable Face-Tracking
    • Switch costumes with code
    • Work with live video

    Lesson 2: Face Painting Booth

    Draw on a 3D face mesh! Make a carnival-style face paint creation. Create a costume or add glamorous makeup.

    • Explore Face-Tracking landmarks
    • Use the face-effect block to draw on a face mesh

    Lesson 3: World Traveler

    Create a greenscreen effect with live video and the Pose-Tracking blocks. Make a different animal appear as you change the scene.

    • Enable Pose-Tracking and work with body segmentation
    • Switch backgrounds with code
    • Use mouse events to control where you go

    Lesson 4: Protect the Cupcake

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create an augmented reality "defense" game. Don't let the foxes steal your food!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control the motion of actors

    Lesson 5: Bubble Frenzy

    Create a game using the Hand-Tracking blocks. The bubble only pops if you follow the instructions, exactly! Explore Hand-Tracking landmarks and game logic.

    • Use dictionaries to represent landmarks efficiently
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control game flow
    • Use variables to keep track of game state

    Lesson 6: Turtle Racer

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create a virtual game controller! Control where the actor goes using a virtual steering wheel!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use angles of landmarks to control the motion of actors
    • Use variables and positions of actors to control game flow

    AI Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Game Design


    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Learn to design and build your own games in 6 fun-filled classes. Code classic games or build something totally new.

    Lesson 1: Mouse Maze

    Write your first game! Code a simple skill-based game controlled with the mouse. You'll need a steady hand to reach the goal.

    • Mouse events
    • Color-sensing code
    • Winning and losing conditions

    Lesson 2: Go Kart

    Take the wheel and explore how to add keyboard controls to your game. Avoid the oncoming obstacles.

    • Keyboard events
    • Collision detection
    • Cartesian coordinates
    • Loops and iteration

    Lesson 3: Base Defense

    Create a tower defense game. Make complex games with loads of enemies — and handle projectiles.

    • Clone actors with code
    • Make bullets and lasers fly
    • Add randomness to your games

    Lesson 4: Space Voyager

    Create a dodger game with powerups and collectibles. Add an invincibility powerup — or invent your own.

    • Coordinate the action using messages
    • Keep score with variables
    • Manage game state

    Lesson 5: Ball Pop

    Make a colorful chain-reaction puzzle game. Can you make ALL the balls pop with just a single click? Explore advanced coding and animation techniques in this lesson.

    • Events and broadcasts
    • Puzzle game basics
    • Get more practice with clones, color-sensing, and randomness

    Lesson 6: Bank Shot

    Explore Tynker's Physics Blocks to create a fun game with collisions, action, and motion.

    • Control gravity
    • Change Actors' physics properties
    • Give objects a push with impulse and much more

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Python


    Ages: 12+
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Explore Python in 6 interactive classes. Progress to solve real world problems in math and science, design games, & more!

    Lesson 1: Python Basics

    Get acquainted with the basics of Python programming. Then explore how to represent repeating patterns with code.

    • Function calls
    • For loops
    • Python syntax basics

    Lesson 2: Conditionals

    Explore boolean values, boolean logic, if statements, and while loops. Write programs that “make decisions.”

    • Selection and conditional statements
    • Explore digital logic
    • Debugging tricks and techniques

    Lesson 3: Variables

    Learn about variable initialization, declaration, and more. Then get some practice with lists, a useful data structure.

    • Variables and datatypes
    • Expressions and operators
    • Store loads of data with lists

    Lesson 4: Turtle Graphics

    Create graphics and user interfaces with the Turtle module. Explore functions, a way to keep code organized and repeatable.

    • Write custom functions
    • Draw on the screen with code
    • Import Python modules

    Lesson 5: Game Design

    Design games with an interactive canvas and write programs that respond to key-presses, mouse events, and more.

    • Keyboard control and mouse events
    • Implement game logic and loops
    • Code several games from scratch

    Lesson 6: Capstone Project

    Put together everything you've learned to create a fun, playable arcade game. In this final project, you will create a Brick Breaker game using Turtle Graphics.

    • A challenging self-guided project
    • Extend the game with Bonus Challenges

    Game Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

  • Intro to Artificial Intelligence


    Ages: 7-12
    Skill Level: Intermediate
    Format: Online Private 1-on-1 Lessons
    Classes: 6 one hour classes

    View Hide Details

    Learn to use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in your block coding projects. Make your code come to life in an all-new way.

    Lesson 1: Mad Hatter

    Explore the basics of AI with the Face-Tracking blocks. Create a costume that follows you, wherever you go! Add a wizard hat, clown nose, cowboy mustache, or whatever else you like.

    • Show and enable Face-Tracking
    • Switch costumes with code
    • Work with live video

    Lesson 2: Face Painting Booth

    Draw on a 3D face mesh! Make a carnival-style face paint creation. Create a costume or add glamorous makeup.

    • Explore Face-Tracking landmarks
    • Use the face-effect block to draw on a face mesh

    Lesson 3: World Traveler

    Create a greenscreen effect with live video and the Pose-Tracking blocks. Make a different animal appear as you change the scene.

    • Enable Pose-Tracking and work with body segmentation
    • Switch backgrounds with code
    • Use mouse events to control where you go

    Lesson 4: Protect the Cupcake

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create an augmented reality "defense" game. Don't let the foxes steal your food!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control the motion of actors

    Lesson 5: Bubble Frenzy

    Create a game using the Hand-Tracking blocks. The bubble only pops if you follow the instructions, exactly! Explore Hand-Tracking landmarks and game logic.

    • Use dictionaries to represent landmarks efficiently
    • Use positions of hand landmarks to control game flow
    • Use variables to keep track of game state

    Lesson 6: Turtle Racer

    Use the Hand-Tracking blocks to create a virtual game controller! Control where the actor goes using a virtual steering wheel!

    • Show and enable Hand-Tracking
    • Use angles of landmarks to control the motion of actors
    • Use variables and positions of actors to control game flow

    AI Developer Certification

    Be proud of what you've created! Keep up the momentum and continue on your learning journey.

Cyber Monday Sale Ends in 2 days * Lifetime plan details are available here.

3-Year All-Access plans include:

  • 70+ courses
  • 5,000+ activities
  • Block Coding
  • Text Coding
  • 3 Mobile Apps
  • Minecraft Modding
  • Game Design
  • Robotics
  • Hardware
  • Web Development
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • Processing (P5.JS)
  • Data Science
  • Advanced CS

Tynker is designed to progress with your child. A three year plan accelerates their coding mastery from block coding to advanced text languages.