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Resources

This list of helpful resources can help students continue their exploration of web development - even after your Coded by Kids class has ended!

Tutorials & References

🆓Free Code Camp

Videos, articles, and interactive coding lessons.

(www.freecodecamp.org) [Free]

🆓W3 Schools

A repository of knowledge with references, tutorials, and exercises. (www.w3schools.com) [Free]

🆓Khan Academy

Computer programming courses (intro to HTML/CSS, JS, etc.). (www.khanacademy.org) [Free]

🆓The Odin Project

Courses in web development, resource and reference guides, projects. (www.theodinproject.com) [Free]

🆓/💰CodeCademy

Coding lessons, tutorials, projects in multiple languages. (www.codecademy.com) [Free/Upgrade to paid for additional content]

💰Code Avengers

Lessons & Quizzes. Free 7-day trial period (www.codeavengers.com)

💰Codemoji

Learn how to code using emojis instead of tags to build websites. Free 14-day trial period. (www.codemoji.com)

💰Tynker

Uses programming ‘blocks’ to build games and teach. Guided learning, tutorials, independent game building. Paid subscription. (www.tynker.com)

💰Lynda

Online learning platform that provides coding lessons and tutorials in multiple languages. Free 30-day  trial period. (www.lynda.com)

Games

🆓Scratch

Create projects using ‘Blockly,’ a programming language that stacks commands like legos. (www.scratch.mit.edu)[Free]

🆓Code.org

Play games using ‘Blockly,’ a programming language that uses drag-and-drop blocks to stack commands. (www.code.org)[Free]

🆓/💰 CodeCombat

Use real programming languages to play an adventure game. Students learn how to write functions in order to control their ‘hero’ avatar. (www.codecombat.com)[Free/Paid for additional levels]

🆓CSS Grid Garden

Website that teaches you how to use CSS grid through game-like atmosphere. (www.cssgridgarden.com) [Free]

🆓Flexbox Froggy

Website that teaches you how to use Flexbox through game-like atmosphere (www.flexboxfroggy.com) [Free]

🆓Codin’ Game

JavaScript (and beyond) coding game challenges. (www.codingame.com) [Free]

💰Kodable

JavaScript games and lessons. Free 7-day trial. (www.kodable.com)

💰Light Bot

Puzzle game based on coding (sequencing, overloading, recursive loops, etc.) Available on the App Store (Apple) or on Google Play (android). Light version is free.

Other

🆓Codewars

Coding challenges (kata) in a variety of computer languages. (www.codewars.com) [Free]

🆓/💰Stencyl

Create games using Stencyl’s game creation software. Unlock additional features through paid version. (www.stencyl.com) [Free]

💰CoderByte

Useful website for those doing interview prep for tech bootcamps or tech job interviews. (www.coderbyte.com) [Free]

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