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  • How are children’s toys encouraging them to develop STEM skills?
  • How are children’s toys encouraging them to develop STEM skills?
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Coding Critters: screen-free coding for Gen Alphas

As they try to give their kids playtime that is both fun and productive, parents are looking for toys that educate their little ones as much as they entertain them. Coding Critters offers simple-to-use coding-based toys to teach kids about the basics of coding, without them even realizing it.

Location United States

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How do you teach children to code, without using a screen? It may sound like an oxymoron, but leading educational toy brand Learning Resources may have cracked the formula. Coding Critters toy sets are cat-, dog-, rabbit-, or dinosaur-themed, and come with an interactive pet that can be programmed using an accompanying full-color storybook. With simple buttons made for tiny hands, children learn to code by following the story and building coding sequences to make the creatures move, dance, and play. They can also design their own coding challenges. But it’s not all brain work: ...

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