[Squeakland] [Fwd: website contact]
K. K. Subramaniam
subbukk at gmail.com
Mon Mar 2 08:54:54 PST 2009
On Monday 02 Mar 2009 6:27:26 pm Rita Freudenberg wrote:
> 1. What do you think is the most suitable language for 9 years old boy
> (that is not an English speaker)?
Etoys is a good "programming" environment for this age group. I know quite a
few non-English children who loved the ability to model real world stuff in
Etoys. They tend to think of Etoys as a modeling or "play acting" environment
rather than a 'programming' environment.
> 2. Do you think Etoys and Squeak can
> provide tools for young programmer in the future?
It definitely introduces programming concepts to children in a gentle,
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