New Courses at Coder Sports Academy!

Now Parents can join the Fun! At Coder Sports Academy, we believe in the transformative power of coding. It’s not just about writing lines of code; it’s about nurturing creativity, fostering critical thinking, and empowering both children and adults to shape the future. We’re thrilled to announce three new courses that cater to different age …

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Free Tutorial: Blast Off with JavaScript – A Fun & Galactic Adventure!

Introduction: Hey there, young code-warrior! Are you ready to embark on a galactic adventure that will take your coding skills to the next level? If you’ve dabbled in the world of block coding, it’s time to blast off into the exciting universe of JavaScript! With JavaScript, you can create cool games, interactive websites, and even …

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Building Space Invaders with Python and Pygame in Replit

Hello there! In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to build a simple Space Invaders game using Python and the Pygame library. We’ll be using Replit, an online IDE, to write and run our code. By the end of this tutorial, you’ll have a fun game that you can play and share with your friends. Prerequisites: …

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Forge Friendships and Collaborate: The Power of Monthly Hackathons

At Coder Sports Academy, we genuinely care about providing a well-rounded educational experience that goes beyond just teaching coding and problem-solving skills. Our monthly hackathons, designed for different age groups and skill levels, play a significant role in fostering collaborative learning and creating strong friendships among our students. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the …

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Coder Sports is building Open Source Curriculum for Elementary School Computer Science Education

Coder Sports partnerships with our local school boards extends from JK through 11th grade. Our Coding in the Classroom outreach program is always in high demand at elementary and middle schools, while our Engineering Leadership Co-Op Program offers 10th and 11th grade students interested in STEM careers a real world, hands on experience in engineering …

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Python Kids – Learn to Code your first game!

In this tutorial, we will create a simple game of Tic Tac Toe in Python using the Replit IDE. Replit is a free online code editor and compiler that supports many programming languages, including Python. Let’s begin by setting up our environment and writing the game’s basic structure. Step 1: Setting up the Replit environment …

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Learning to Code with Roblox: Unleashing the Power of Lua and Roblox Studio

Introduction In an increasingly digital world, coding is a skill that can open doors to numerous opportunities. Teaching children coding early on can not only stimulate their creativity but also lay the foundation for a future in technology. One platform that offers a fun and engaging way to learn coding is Roblox. Roblox is an …

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Minecraft – It’s more than a game – It’s a pathway to learning Python coding for kids

Minecraft for Education is a powerful tool for teaching coding and other STEM concepts to kids in grades 3 – 5. By using Minecraft as a platform, kids can learn programming concepts in a fun and engaging way. In this blog post, we will explore how to use Minecraft for Education to teach the basics …

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Pygame is Pie in the face Fun! Kids can learn Python

Pygame is a powerful library for Python that can be used to create games, animations, and other interactive programs. It is an excellent tool for teaching coding to kids, as it is easy to learn and provides a fun and engaging way to learn coding concepts. In this blog post, we will explore how Pygame …

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Scratch that Coding Itch in your Classroom!

Scratch is a popular block-based programming language that is perfect for introducing young children to coding concepts. Scratch is free and easy to use, making it an ideal tool for educators who want to teach coding to children in grades JK through 4th grade. In this blog post, we will explore some pedagogical approaches to …

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