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Learn to code with the littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit

Everybody knows Star Wars, but now there is a chance to learn to code with the littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit.

Learning to code seems to be the thing to learn from a younger age in today’s world and there may be a new toy that can help with this.

‘The littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit is adding a coding capability in just a few months. This will mark the first time a coding has come to a littleBits consumer product. ‘

‘Based on the Google and MIT-developed Scratch Books coding structure, the new coding canvas includes six new missions plus an open coding canvas, letting young coders flex their programming muscles. ‘

This kit lets you build your very own R2-D2 droid and can then be controlled via an app.

Is this a product that you will be purchasing?

Sources:

https://www.techradar.com/news/learn-to-code-with-the-littlebits-star-wars-droid-inventor-kit-this-april

 

Five toys that will help teach your child how to code

Recent years have seen an increase in the accessibility of materials aimed at teaching children to code, such as online courses and programmes in schools. Children of all ages are now understanding the building blocks of computing – and now toy-makers are joining the hype.