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Tinker Stories 2018-07-24T16:20:25+00:00

Parent Open Day at Tinker Education

The 2019 1st term is over! It has been a great three months building, innovating and coding. It’s been fun and we can’t wait to see what the 2nd term has in-store!   During the Open Day, we welcomed our parents into the classroom to experience the fun of STEM. Students [...]

Apr 19, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

For every great Invention, there is a Flowchart

Coding is not just going to the computer and starting to type in the scripts. Programming/Coding requires a well thought out and written plan. It requires a clear algorithm or flowchart to follow through while writing the scripts.   An algorithm is a computer procedure which is like a recipe, [...]

Apr 5, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

Making a Monkey Rescue Game with my pair programmer

Pair programming is an easy programming technique in which two programmers work together at one workstation. One programmer, the driver, writes codewhile the other, the observer or navigator, reviews each line of code as it is typed. The two programmers frequently switch roles to code and debug in real time. [...]

Mar 29, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

Making Fun Animation Stories on Scratch Basic

Did you see our i:Block 1 students (ages 5-7) making their own animation using Scratch Junior. They made their cars to drive across town. If you missed it check out here: http://tinkeredu.net/animate-your-car-to-drive-with-scratch/   Today we look at one among other interesting projects of our Stage 2 students (ages 8-10), who [...]

Mar 22, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

The Classic Dice Game with Python

There are so many great projects that can be created with Python programming. Today, we look at rolling the dice game made by the i:Imagine class.   This game requires the understanding of randomness. For example, in real life every time you toss a dice, you get a random number, [...]

Mar 15, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments