Very sad to report that Vizwik has ceased operations (Sept '16)
What is Coding?
Coding is the another word for "software programming".
Coding is where people tell computers what to do.
When coding, we write instructions in a language the computer will understand. Unfortunately, computers don't understand English, so we have to use a programming language.
For coding, there are lots of programming languages. We have chosen VizWik because it is drag-and-drop and works right away!
In this activity, we'll be using VizWik.
As of October 2014, VizWik is:
If you don't have Google Chrome, you can try these options.
The good folks at Code.org made a video to encourage all young people to try coding.
Check it out!
Choose your Code.org video:
1-Minute Version (5 & 10 minute versions below)