Learn to Code!
Learning to code is about so many things: creating, learning computational and analytical thinking, understanding the power of computing, telling your stories, building confidence, gaining skills, and having fun. There are so many resources and tutorials out there to get started. Search on YouTube, Google, social media etc. Here are a few of our favourites. What are yours? Let us know and stay up to date with our work on Facebook and Instagram.
Coding Education Resources - Beginner
CS Unplugged - you don’t need a computer to learn the logic of how computers think!
Scratch (online or download offline) - our platform of choice for the creativity it allows learners. Create simple programs or complex games and interactive projects. We translated Scratch 3.0 to isiZulu but can always use more help with translation.
MakeCode - can interact with other devices and programs including MineCraft
Raspberry Pi - an affordable computer (~R1000) that plugs into a TV, runs free home and education software, is a platform for robotics and automation, and an opportunity for so much more