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Tinker Parents Testimonial

Etienne, age 10, goes to a French school. He is one of our best students, having passion for learning STEM education with computer science. He loves mathematics and, also, loves being able to interact with mathematics differently through coding. That is exciting for him.   Tinker Education has been with [...]

Jun 28, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

Programming Sounds and Tones with MicroPython

Python + Micro:Bit = MicroPython !!!   This term in Tinker Education’s intensive coding class, students are using Python Programming Language and Micro:Bit physical computing for invention.   Last Saturday’s mission asked students to ‘make music using the micro:Bit’.   The idea that you can use code to generate sound [...]

Jun 21, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

Telling your own story in Scratch Coding

WHO AM I?   Reading and sharing stories are a great way to learn sounds, recognize words, and develop early literacy skills. Instead of writing a long composition, Tinker students use their imagination to tell their own story through coding.   How?   With Scratch block-based coding, students IMAGINE themselves [...]

Jun 7, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|0 Comments

Fun Coding with Math Coordinates and Directions

Mathematicians seek and use patterns to formulate a new idea. They resolve the truth or falsity of speculations using the mathematical proof. This is why it’s important to equip our children at their young age with these mathematical concepts for problem solving ability.   Our young learners use mathematics to [...]

May 29, 2019|Categories: Tinker Stories|1 Comment