Educators & students: Build games. Learn to code!
The littleBits Code Kit app is your go-to resource for programming littleBits inventions in an educational setting. Packed with lessons, instructions, tutorials, and more, it makes it easy for code pros and first timers alike to get kids creating and coding their own games and inventions. Everything is right here, in one place for you. Please note: This app is required in order to program inventions from the kit.
Learning coding principles is made fun and easy with video lessons and hands-on tutorials. This enables students to explore programming in a classroom setting, or independently in a library or makerspace.
Use the app to learn how to create the 4 inventions that come with the Code Kit, then program them using simple drag-and-drop code based on Google’s Blockly. You’ll also find prompts to remix and customize your creations.
Whether you’re a teacher, librarian, or makerspace leader, you’ll get quick access via the app to all the resources and support you need to get your students creating games and inventions. Access 11 detailed lesson plans, classroom slides, printable worksheets, curriculum guides, and more.
littleBits is a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks for you to create inventions large and small. These innovative building blocks snap together with tiny magnets, allowing anyone to build, invent, and prototype with electronics independent of age, gender, or technical background – no soldering, wiring, or programming required.