The Grownup Guide to Bitsbox

First Things First Info for Educators

Welcome to the Grownup Guide!

This Guide is your tool for staying three steps ahead of the little coders in your life.

One thing we've learned about coding is that it can be scarier for grownups than it is for kids. That's understandable—coding is a language, and languages are easier for young people.

Your goal is to learn just enough to be helpful when a young person asks you a question about Bitsbox. This is much more achievable than you might think.

You don't need to know all of the words in the dictionary to write a letter to your friend, and you don't need to know every command in Bitsbox to write a simple app. So here we go, one step at a time...