Educator Resources for Tynker: Lost In Space

Tynker is a graphical computing platform that helps students learn the basic tenets of computer programming using blocks instead of typed character-based commands. In Tynker: Lost In Space, students will learn to drag function blocks together to build applications of increasing complexity that move an astronaut named Biff and his spaceship toward desired goals. As challenges get harder, students will learn to use logic skills to bundle commands and create algorithms. Tynker: Lost In Space is a fantastic tool for early computer science education.
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