The Turtle Coding Box was released in June 2020 under the motto “Anyone can code”. Educators and teachers from German speaking countries will have the opportunity to use the already piloted teaching materials to carry out activities with students. The inclusive approach has been tested since 2015 and creates the prerequisites for all children – regardless of any impairment or special ability – to learn programming together. With the teaching material, teachers and other education managers start a basic course in computer science education with learners of eight years and older and discover the basics of programming using the programming language LOGO and the programming environment TurtleCoder.
The Turtle Coding Box consists of:
Already 250 copies have been ordered by teachers nationwide. The STEAMonEdu partner organisation Helliwood media & education im fjs e.V. has already held several webinars in cooperation with Aktion Mensch to introduce the Turtle Coding Box. You are welcome to register here.