Get kids hooked on coding within minutes!
Lightbot is a programming puzzle game- a game whose game mechanics require using programming logic to solve levels.
Simply guiding a robot to light up tiles and solve levels using commands, Lightbot cultivates a real understanding of procedures, loops, and conditionals for players.
“Lightbot offers an easy way for kids to learn concepts like loops, if-then statements, and the like, without typing or coding”- TechCrunch (http://techcrunch.com/2013/06/26/light-bot-teaches-computer-science-with-a-cute-little-robot-and-some-symbol-based-programming/)
Educators around the world are choosing to use Lightbot first when introducing their students to programming, coding and Computer Science.
Lightbot features 50 levels and 20 challenge stars to collect and is a must-have for puzzle enthusiasts of any age.
Lightbot can be played in the following languages: English, French, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Traditional and Simplified Chinese, Romanian, Norwegian, Slovenian, Indonesian, German, Polish, Danish, Croatian, Dutch, Slovak, Czech, Greek and Italian!
There are NO in-app purchases in Lightbot.
|Lightbot - Programming Puzzles (Mobile)||$2.99||Compatible with Android and iOS.|
|Lightbot - Programming Puzzles (Mac)||$4.99||Compatible with OS X 10.6.6 or later.|
I’ve used it with grades 4-8 and High School. The logic within is an excellent tool and students remain engaged for long periods of time. Especially effective is the use of procedures.