Coding for Kids

What is Coding?

In simplest terms, coding (also called programming) is telling a computer what to do.

Even the youngest of children, four and five years old, can learn the basics of coding.


Scratch is a visual programming language targeted primarily at children. Using Scratch, users can create online projects and develop them into almost anything by using a simple block-like interface.

Tynker is a complete learning system that enables everyone from beginners to advanced programmers to code with intuitive, interest-based activities. Tynker's self-paced courses let kids experiment with visual blocks before progressing to intermediate programming and even languages like JavaScript and Python.