Check out Scratch (http://scratch.mit.edu/
) and Alice (http://www.alice.org/
). I have seen several presentations on Scratch and hear good things about Alice. Here is a lesson on scratch posted to VTcite.org: http://vtcite.org/node/2091
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Subject: Programming in K-12
Is anyone out there doing programming courses k-12? We’re curious as to what language(s) you are using and any suggestions you might have. We’re looking for something visual, useable, and open source. Something similar to Visual Basic?
Not being a programmer or even a logical thinker I’m not really familiar with all the tools out there.
Thanks in advance,
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