How to get (more) kids to code
Kim Spiritus
Saskia Vermeer-Ooms
Intro
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Questions
Who are we
Tools
Events
Who are we
• Saskia Vermeer-Ooms
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Java Developer
Project leader
Duchess member
@momatwork
Who are we
• Kim Spiritus
• Java Developer
• Duchess member
• @KimSpiritus
Duchess
• Women in Java
• International Java User Group (JUG)
Tools
• http://drtechniko.com/
• http://scratch.mit.edu/
• demo!
Alice
• http://www.alice.org
Alice
• demo!
Greenfoot
• http://www.greenfoot.org
Greenfoot
• demo!
BlueJ
• http://bluej.org
• http://mindstorms.lego.com
Sagan
• http://sagan.be/
Arduino
• http://www.arduino.cc/
Raspberry Pi®
• http://www.raspberrypi.org/
Events for kids
FIRST LEGO League
• http://firstlegoleague.org/

The Robot Game and Project
are what teams do. The FLL Core Values
are how...
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http://makerfaire.com/
Make magazine
Maker faire
Make projects
Make kits
VHTO
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Talent watcher
Mirror image
Speeddating
Class
Girlsday
http://vhto.nl/
• http://www.devoxx.com/display/4KIDS
Scratch

Minecraft mods

RaspberryPi: Mary had a little Lambda

Lego Mindstorms
video: http://vimeo.com/77924199
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    1. 1. How to get (more) kids to code Kim Spiritus Saskia Vermeer-Ooms
    2. 2. Intro • • • • Questions Who are we Tools Events
    3. 3. Who are we • Saskia Vermeer-Ooms • • • • Java Developer Project leader Duchess member @momatwork
    4. 4. Who are we • Kim Spiritus • Java Developer • Duchess member • @KimSpiritus
    5. 5. Duchess • Women in Java • International Java User Group (JUG)
    6. 6. Tools
    7. 7. • http://drtechniko.com/
    8. 8. • http://scratch.mit.edu/
    9. 9. • demo!
    10. 10. Alice • http://www.alice.org
    11. 11. Alice • demo!
    12. 12. Greenfoot • http://www.greenfoot.org
    13. 13. Greenfoot • demo!
    14. 14. BlueJ • http://bluej.org
    15. 15. • http://mindstorms.lego.com
    16. 16. Sagan • http://sagan.be/
    17. 17. Arduino • http://www.arduino.cc/
    18. 18. Raspberry Pi® • http://www.raspberrypi.org/
    19. 19. Events for kids
    20. 20. FIRST LEGO League • http://firstlegoleague.org/ The Robot Game and Project are what teams do. The FLL Core Values are how they do it.
    21. 21. • • • • • http://makerfaire.com/ Make magazine Maker faire Make projects Make kits
    22. 22. VHTO • • • • • • Talent watcher Mirror image Speeddating Class Girlsday http://vhto.nl/
    23. 23. • http://www.devoxx.com/display/4KIDS
    24. 24. Scratch Minecraft mods RaspberryPi: Mary had a little Lambda Lego Mindstorms
    25. 25. video: http://vimeo.com/77924199
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