Lightbot : Programming Puzzles

App review by Amanda Bindel, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Challenging programming puzzler teaches coding logic.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 7+

Programming Game for kids

In a lesson which I used LightBot. I said "we are going to be playing a game called Lightbot. There is a robot and he lives in a world of square tiles. The goal in each level is for Lightbot to light up all the blue tiles in the level. However, Lightbot does not understand something as complicated as saying “light all the blue tiles”. Instead, he does understand a basic set of rules. This is a very pleasing way to get into or learn writing and thinking in code.

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Easy to play/use
age 7+

very engaging

I gave to all my kids (5) to try out this program for teaching them about concept of programming. Or atlest the game who ask them to think not just to play arround. and they love it and they can do it. Thanks alot to the developer

This title has:

Easy to play/use

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