News: Computer Programming for Kids
I recently heard from a homeschooling friend about this site called Code, which encourages people of all ages to learn computer science by completing an “Hour of Code.”
Learn the basic concepts of Computer Science with drag and drop programming. This is a game-like, self-directed tutorial starring video lectures by Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Angry Birds and Plants vs. Zombies. Learn repeat-loops, conditionals, and basic algorithms.
After a busy day of art and parkour classes, jumping on the trampoline, Minecraft, playing and more, my husband Jody and the kids sprawled out in the middle of the living room this evening and started working on it.
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Homeschooling Families Nationwide Look to the Stars with the Home Learning Association’s 2014 Space Camp Adventure
-- The Home Learning Association, the newest nationwide homeschool organization in the United States, is now accepting registration for its 2014 Space Camp Adventure, a five-day takeover of the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama. There, homeschool students and their families will undergo astronaut training, participate in simulated shuttle missions, learn about robotics, build and launch rockets and even explore the Camp's own Area 51.Read full article
Computer: A computer is a general purpose device that can be programmed to carry out a set of arithmetic or logical operations automatically. Since a sequence of operations can be readily changed, the computer can solve more than one kind of problem.