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Lightbot Jr 4+ Coding Puzzles

Price: Android - Paid iPhone/iPad - Paid

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This is the Junior version of the Lightbot family of apps and is great for teaching students the basic of computer coding as well as some technical levels towards the end. The graphics are excellent and students can really relate to the Lightbot character.

The app has numerous levels of difficulty from basics to procedures to loops. Each level is fun but challenging. The app offers a challenge level, as well as combining all the previous levels learnt and challenging coding rewarding the students with stars as a scoring mechanism. Brief instructions are included at each stage.Initial easy stages enable the user to gain confidence to progress to the next. We also love the fact you can choose a boy or a girl robot!

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It's never too early to start programming! Lightbot Junior gets your little ones 'coding' within minutes!

Lightbot Junior is specifically designed for ages 4-8, and is an easier version of the popular Lightbot: featuring a gentler learning curve and not-too-complex puzzles. You can play as Boybot or Girlbot as you solve puzzles that use game mechanics that are based on Computer Science ideas; Lightbot Junior lets players gain a practical understanding of basic concepts like writing instructions, debugging problems, simple procedures and loops, just by guiding a robot with commands to light up tiles and solve levels.

Parents and teachers around the world are choosing to use Lightbot first when introducing their kids and students to programming, coding and Computer Science.

Lightbot Junior features 42 levels. There are NO in-app purchases in Lightbot Junior.

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