Tech Talk Tuesday: Programming for All – Code Crunch, Scratch, Kodu, Touch Develop
When: Tuesday 27th May, 4-5pm Melbourne Australia time gmt+10 See timeanddate for your day and timezone.
Where: Blackboard Collaborate. Link to the recording
About this session: Marc Grossman, from London UK, will virtually present on one of his passions “Programming for everyone: CodeCrunch, Scratch, Kodu and TouchDevelop.” He will demonstrate the following coding tools:-
- Code Crunch from EducationCity is aimed at young childeren 6+
- Scratch from MIT is aimed at children 8+
- Kodu from Microsoft Research is used to design games in a 3D world.
- TouchDevelop also from Microsoft Research is used to write programs that work on tablets, smart phones and web browsers.
- Code Club World/Australia!
About our presenter: Marc is a primary literacy, numeracy and ICT teaching assistant: Scratch and Kodu dabbler, Microsoft Windows and office hack, Programmer(33+ years). His previous presentations have been energetic and had high impact, so with current conversations and push for students to do coding, this session is a must! Please join us!