Featuring matching and sequencing games, mazes, pattern-making activities and a fascinating penguin facts section, this app will help children to develop thinking and language skills. The activities also provide engaging ways for children to practise their use and understanding of directional and positional language, which are key skills for early coding and logical thinking.
Available for iPad, Android tablet, PC and Mac. For further details on device compatibility, please see the Apps FAQ.
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Placing your order When buying an app with your chosen device licence, an account will be created for you at the Checkout. Choose a password for it and use this account to activate purchases.
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Installing and activating Once installed on a device, an app will request your account details to activate it for the first time.
Bett Awards Judge –
“Pre-coding Penguins is a thoughtfully and clearly designed app – with fun engaging characters which provide resources for teaching pre-coding and inspires curiosity in learners. It does this in an appropriate way for Nursery and Reception by using both physical and digital resources.”
Martin Bailey, Digital Enrichment Leader, Lanchester EP Primary School –
“Pre-Coding Penguins is a fantastic app for introducing younger children to the initial concepts of programming and coding. The app is very child friendly, easy to navigate and provides challenge for a range of different abilities.”
Amanda Mangham, Ightenhill Nursery School –
“My 4 year old children particularly enjoy the challenge of directing the penguins around the mazes”.