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Coding for 10-Year-Olds: A Comprehensive Guide for Parents

coding for 10 year olds

Coding for 10-year-olds    Ten is a perfect age to learn computer programming as students generally have a solid enough foundation in mathematics to understand algorithms and enough experience with computer keyboards to navigate more intricate coding tools.   This guide will provide you with what we at CodaKid have learned providing coding classes to…

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Coding for 6 Year Olds – A Comprehensive Guide for Parents

6 year old girl coding on laptop

Raising Tech-Savvy Kids: Why Coding Matters at Age 6   In today’s digital era, it’s no secret that 6-year-olds are more tech-savvy than we might realize or want to admit. According to the Pew Research Center, a staggering six-in-ten parents say their child engaged with a smartphone before age 5, with many starting as early…

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What is Coding Used For?

What is coding used for?

Are you a parent who is curious about coding and how it can benefit your family? Coding has been in the news lately, and more parents are trying to understand what it is and why kids should study it.    In this blog post, we’ll take a deep dive into coding so that you can…

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Scratch Programming | Learn the Basics

Scratch Programming

Is your child asking about computers and programming? Do you want to help them get started but need to know where to start? Scratch is a great way to introduce programming concepts to your kids. With Scratch, they can create their games, animations, and more. This blog post will show you how to get started…

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Best JavaScript Games and How to Code Your Own (Tutorial)

JavaScript is a dynamic coding language that is also an excellent choice for game development. In this blog we are going to learn about JavaScript and some of the best JavaScript games. Most importantly we are going to show you step-by-step how to build a high-quality JavaScript game that you can play with friends and family.…

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Coding Program for Middle School Students

coding program for middle school

Many parents often wonder when their kids should begin to learn to code.   “Can my kid start at 7?”   “Is it too late if he’s already in high school?”   “At what age can my kid actually start coding?”   These are a few of the questions we often hear from parents all…

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What is Coding? | The Essential Guide

what is coding?

Over the past two decades, we’ve seen how fast technology has evolved. You can see technology everywhere you go, from your phone down to the smart appliances you can tell to make your coffee or clean your room. And this is why learning coding is such a powerful and valuable skill in the tech space…

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Coding for Kids: The Ultimate Guide for Parents in 2023

coding for kids ultimate guide for parents

Coding for kids – or computer programming for kids – is rapidly gaining popularity. With how dependent society has become on technology (especially now), it is no surprise that more and more people are looking into this seemingly unattainable skill and thinking, could I learn that?   Parents are especially enamored with the idea of…

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BitsBox Review: Everything You Need to Know

Bitsbox Review

If you’ve been looking for resources to help your child or student learn how to code, you’ve probably stumbled across a variety of options. There’s also a fair chance that you’ve heard about BitsBox at some point in your journey!   Here at CodaKid, we love additional resources like this. It can really help to…

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Osmo Review: Everything You Need to Know

When we review products and software that teach coding for kids, we set aside several hours to observe our students interacting with each product or website.   In the case of Osmo, I have personally spent over a year observing my six-year-old daughter playing with the Creative Set, Pizza Co., and Coding Jam.   In…

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