Recommended Apps & Websites
Fresno Unified School District recommends the following free apps.
|Resource Name||URL||Category||Resource Overview||Image|
|Code.org||Click here to access resource||Website||Code.org provides the leading curriculum for K-12 computer science in the largest school districts in the United States>|
|Khan Academy||Click here to access resource||Website||Khan Academy uses personalized help with what you’re studying or to learn something completely new. We’ll save all of your progress.|
|mBlock||Click here to access resource||Website||Students can code with STEAM kits including Makeblock robots, Arduino and micro:bit. Devices may interact with Scratch stage, or get code uploaded and run independently.|
|First Tech Challenge FTC||Click here to access resource||Website||FIRST Tech Challenge teams (up to 15 team members, grades 7-12) are challenged to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format.|
|TinkerCad||Click here to access resource||App||Tinkercad is a free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, hobbyists, and designers to imagine, design, and make anything!|
|How to use Arduino mode in mblock||Click here to access resource||Video||This video is talking about how to generate Arduino code from graphical programming blocks and then upload the code to the robot mBot.|
|Overall robot design, FTC Style||Click here to access resource||Slides/Documents||Gives perspective of overall robot design and timelines|
Who provides support?
If you need assistance, contact:
Phone: (559) 457-3868
Address: 2309 Tulare St., Fresno, CA 93721