codeSpark Academy: Kids Coding

codeSpark Academy: Kids Coding

By codeSpark

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2014-11-03
  • Current Version: 2.41.00
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 161.56 MB
  • Developer: codeSpark
  • Compatibility: iOS 9.0+
Score: 4.63
4.63
From 22,594 Ratings

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.

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Reviews

I love this game

5
I am 9 years old and this game is teaching me how to code it is the best coding game ever
By ger🙈

Love this

5
Okay I love this game but it’s like a good game to play and it’s like a lot of fun 🤩
By Sweettart2

The best game ever❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️🤣🤣🤣😍😍😍😍😍😍

5
I love this game. It is amazing.🥰🥰🥰🥰😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😘😘🥰🥰🥰❤️❤️❤️❤️😍🥰🥰🥰🥰❤️❤️❤️😍🤯💥wowIT ISSoAMZING.
By Abigail Caroline

This is great

5
My kids love it I recommend this for kids who dont like learning
By jay11259664

Lots of crashing, low on content

1
We’re on day 7 or so, and my 5-year-old has already finished most of the puzzles. In create mode, the app crashes constantly. When using this app, it ends up with a screaming meltdown as everything he built is lost when the app crashes. I’ve never regretted an app purchase more.
By L3N01R

It’s so asome

5
I love it because It can teach you how to control things like coding it’s fun to share all of the plays and ideas that you have and try to be levels and stuff
By 467854689643578

Top Notch Customer Service

5
Thank you!
By Student-Lmt

Pls

1
Pls make something more interesting. If u do I would like to know if u do. Ads are so annoying and signing in. Sorry not to complain but there’s lots of kids that don’t get stuff. Think about it! Millions and millions of kids not getting stuff. Like I have to wait 1 & 3 months for some things. Bad rater
By rjsmymy

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5
I love the game and updates as such; barrels, Foos, and 3D creation on a 2D screen. Give me a 3-5 star rating if it’s cool for you.
By Ada's Heart

Add these in please!

4
CodeSpark is one of the best games ever, but I found a little problem. Remember when you said you’d bring the Trojan Horse enemy into CodeSpark? You lied. You also said that you’d add the Adventure games into the game, but you lied, AGAIN. Please add them into CodeSpark. PLEASE! Yours truly, Peggie Pegasus P.S. This review was edited ☺️
By FuffyBabySeep2.0