The first computer language I learned was ‘Basic’ on a BBC computer that didn’t even have a mouse. My final project at secondary school was to computerise a Karate Club to create online memberships and by then we used Macs.
Kids love to make things; from baking cookies to creating pasta shell masterpieces. But with kids spending more time on tablets and computers, how can we get them to keep creating in a more virtual world?
Pull your kids away from the screen and into a book with these popular Minecraft books for kids. Let them get sucked into the world further within the pages of a Minecraft novel or guide.
Robotics is an area that covers a wide range of subjects, giving children hands on experience in learning math, engineering and creative design.
There’s something so exciting about electronics! Imagine building your own computer or inventing your own game. These electronic kits are perfect to teach children all about circuits.
Are you looking for coding games for kids that are educational, fun and really engaging? Sometimes the easiest way to teach kids something is through a game, with friends and family.
How can programming for kids be fun? Through play, of course, and what better way than through coding apps! Learning to code is similar to learning a second language, and the younger a child begins to pick it up, the more rapidly he or she will understand it.
Build a fort! A treehouse! A fort on top of a treehouse surrounded by a moat filled with molten lava! Kids are endlessly fascinated by what we adults considered mundane and their imagination truly knows no limits.