Excellent iPad App to Introduce your Kids to Coding
February 14, 2015
Code Blast is an excellent coding app that has gone free today for a limited period of time. This app is designed to provide young learners and kids with a solid initiation into the world of programming concepts and problem solving.
Code Blast teaches kids coding through fun and engaging activities consisting of programming a rocket to reach its final destination without being damaged by UFOs and other electric barriers found in its course. In running the mission, kids get to develop a series of key programming concepts and thinking skills such as : precise and accurate programming, forward planning to solve anticipated problems, ordering instructions sequentially and many more.Some of the features Code Blast contain are: 36 missions, gradually increasing in difficulty with extra obstacles and challenges!
2 modes – ‘Level Mode’ – Missions are gradually unlocked to ensure a secure understanding.
‘Custom Mode’ – Practise any mission at any time.
Save multiple games – Perfect for home and school!
Stars awarded for completing missions without ‘bugs’ to motivate children to persevere and revisit.
Certificates awarded upon completing levels which can be saved to the camera roll for printing or emailing!