codeSpark Academy: Kids Coding

codeSpark Academy: Kids Coding

By codeSpark

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2014-11-03
  • Current Version: 2.39.01
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 159.92 MB
  • Developer: codeSpark
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 4.62265
4.62265
From 10,897 Ratings

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Description

codeSpark Academy is the most used home coding program for kids 5-9! Our award-winning app has introduced over 30 million kids in 190 countries to the ABCs of computer science and our lovable coding characters, the Foos. codeSpark Academy uses a patent pending "no words" interface to teach the basics of computer programming and essential coding skills through a variety of interactive learning activities including puzzles, games, step-by-step creative projects, game design and offline printables – all of which can be monitored by parents. “My 5 year old does not want to stop playing this. He caught on very quickly!” “My daughters are 6 and 8 and this is their new favorite game. Now they want to be programmers!” KEY FEATURES: * Kids learn key programming concepts and use them to code their own projects in the Game Maker. * Personalized daily activities based on your child’s progress. * Subscription app with new content every month. * Word-free. Anyone, anywhere can play. * Curriculum developed based on collaboration with and research from MIT, Princeton and Carnegie Mellon. * Perfect for pre-readers, ELL students and kids with reading and focus-related challenges. * Supports 3 individual child profiles. * No collection of your child’s private data. * No advertising or micro-transactions * No written communication between players or external parties. * No commitments or hassles. Cancel at any time. PRESS & AWARDS: codeSpark teaches basic computer programming skills — "the ABCs of coding"— with no reading necessary - NPR "[codeSpark Academy] is easy to learn, full of playful characters and it's easy to experiment." - Children's Technology Review "Most appealing to me as a parent was seeing how my children enjoyed working together on the puzzles" - Parents' Choice Awards *** 2016 American Assoc of School Librarians - Best Apps for Teaching *** 2016 Kidscreen Awards - Best Learning App for Kids *** *** 2016 KAPi Awards – Best App or Product for Younger Children *** *** 2015 Parents’ Choice — Gold Medal *** *** Apple Editor’s Choice & Top Educational App *** EDUCATIONAL CONTENT: codeSpark Academy is inspired by visual programming languages such as Scratch from MIT, Alice from Carnegie Mellon University and other ‘beginner’ programming languages like Logo, SmallTalk, and Squeak. Our word-free interface allows anyone, anywhere to play. They’ll master core computer science concepts such as pattern recognition, problem solving, sequencing, algorithmic thinking, debugging, loops and conditionals. Our Game Maker allows kids to put programming concepts to work by designing and coding video games. Creations can then be played and remixed by other coders around the globe. DOWNLOAD AND SUBSCRIPTION: * Subscription is $9.99/month. * Payment will be charged to iTunes Account * Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period * Account will be charged $9.99 for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period * Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase * Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable Privacy Policy: https://codespark.com/privacy Terms of Use: https://codespark.com/terms FOR EDUCATORS: codeSpark Academy is FREE for teachers, librarians, and verified non-profit educational institutions. codeSpark Academy was voted top choice by teachers and librarians for introducing computer science in elementary schools. Additionally our FREE teacher dashboard allows educators to track student progress and turn on and off parts of the app. ABOUT CODESPARK: codeSpark is delivering computer science education to kids in over 200 countries by turning programming into play.

Reviews

  • CodeSpark Academy:

    5
    By CamBamBalinoo
    “I was playing Gacha Life and an ad came on. It was called Codespark Academy. At first, I didn’t know what that meant. I asked my mom to get it. But she said it cost a lot of money.” “Mom said I couldn’t play roblox so, She added a lot of games on my Tablet. She said “Let me know if you want to download anything else.” I asked her I wanted to download CodeSpark Academy, AND SHE SAID YES!!! This game is educational, and your right! I don’t even realize I’m learning! Thank you so much for making this. We would be bored without this 🥳🥳🥳
  • He’s excited to learn

    1
    By Momonster1234
    I download this app for my 5 year old son and the app won’t load all that pops up is a white screen and the name code spark.
  • 😍😚🤩😁😃😃😀😀😄😁😁😆😊😌😅😂🤣😢

    4
    By Homie muffin man
    I think we should have more money 💰 Every single day I think 🤔 this is the game I was looking for
  • It's not a free app if a subscription is required

    1
    By alden is awsome
    Additionally, performance on older iPads is horrific. It's borderline pointless to even have it listed for iOS 9
  • Hate

    1
    By 232643
    I hate it
  • Code spark

    5
    By Nana Rosy
    CodeSpark is the best!
  • Awesome game

    5
    By Smart coder
    Smartcoder:I LOVE this game Thank you!
  • Awesome app only one problem.

    4
    By 11334556788)&3$*7754&/)
    Sometimes it takes a long time to load.
  • Hi this game is great

    5
    By DragonSim12345
    Ok I LOVE this game, but I have an idea. What if you put blue and yellow gems, not just green and pink? That would be amazing, because my projects are all really gem-heavy and I’d like more options.
  • Great App

    5
    By 739816749SiriusBlack
    This is such a great app I love that we can publish games and stories

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