We have test a new pixel-art stock image to be added to the map. Pretty cool isn't it? It's called
ProgrammedMe is an interesting mix of concepts between
simulation game. Aimed to teach python programming as fun as possible to my 6 years old daughter (hence, to any other newcomer in programming as well), this project begins its life in the end of November, 2013 at a
It has always been my personal desire to be able to convert a regular child (whatever that means!) into an enthusiast programmer: one who code for fun and nothing but fun! I have came from a long way to
eventually choose Python
as a programming language for first timer in coding. But even though Python already satisfied my picky selection of programming language, according to my own judgement there is no library/platform existed that will truly encourage
children to learn programming. Don't get me wrong : I love Python Turtle (a some kind of Logo descendant). But its 2D graphic was still not entertaining children much. I know, I had shown it to my daughter and well, she is not that interested in it.
My 6 years old daughter and her 3 years old brother
Hence come this ProgrammedMe initiatives, intended to teach children coding in Python language --without them even realize that it is a programming course. Initially built with MonoGame and IronPython for Windows platform, other platforms will be targeted as
- Mac OS X
- Windows Phone
Follow its tutorial series in
Pythontusiast - ProgrammedMe Tutorial
and become fully aware when this project realise its goals!