RovingFiddlehead KidLit

Coding and Making Resources for Youth

June 7, 2015

A version of this post promoting summer coding and making activities originally appeared on Iowa Tech Chicks with additional Iowa City/Cedar Rapids-specific information. Coding Code.org: Short Hour of Code activities to longer multipart courses. Start by building snowflakes with Elsa and Anna from Frozen and work up to learning JavaScript and creating phone apps. CodeAcademy: started […]

Flannel Friday JavaScript: Little Mouse

January 30, 2015

I’m contributing a distinctly non-flannel Flannel Friday: an online interactive version of Little Mouse, the popular storytime game, using JavaScript. Thanks to my eldest for his help and Trent Richardson for his jQuery Impromptu extension. The code is available on Github. Pull requests that improve and extend the code are most welcome! Mouse icon made by Freepik from www.flaticon.com, licensed by CC […]