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

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

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