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Upcoming TechyKids Community Event October 21st in Palo Alto!

  Full Day Special TechyKids Technology Event! Saturday, October 21st – 9am- 3:45pm in Palo Alto, CA.  Students ages 7-13 years, parents and Educators invited!  Pickup a cool Technology Tool to learn like a Thymio robot, Makey Makey and more!  Learn 3-D modeling and print it with a 3D printer. Learn with your team to create a […]

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Four Year Old Programs Thymio Robot

Thymio is such an easy to learn platform that even tech saavy four year olds can use a computer and program the robot, and understand what they are doing! For young kids we have awesome content and ideas to get them along the way.  Here is an example of some kids using Thymio in Kindergarten […]

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Visit us at Bay Area Maker Faire 2017

Come visit us at Maker Faire Bay Area May 19-21st 2017!  Here is the official Maker Faire Project page. Bring project-based 21st century learning, maker spaces, coding, robotics, and design thinking to students. TechyKids offers a web solution developed over many years in the classroom for various Maker Products to integrate into the classroom. We […]

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Open TechyKids Tinkering, FREE!

Calling Educators & Tech Loving Adults and Kids!  Walk in and join us with hands on learning and exploration of different awesome maker tools and learn with TechyKids Robots, Electronics, Coding, Internet of Things, Invention, This event is come and play with us! We’ll have many different  tools and experts there to assist your learning! And, […]

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Three key Tools for Successfully Teaching Engineering to Kids

Now- to unlock the key ingredients so the kids you love in your life can also get ahold of this special recipe…  For starters, I have found that the Thymio Robot along with Autodesk’s TinkerCAD and RobotMagic- a brand new technology that allows kids to program robots in a web browser are the best tools. […]

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Happy Kids, Happy Us!

The TechyKids Krew Hosted a 2 hour workshop at the Lewis and Joan Platt East Palo Alto Family YMCA for Play60.  We had about 12 participants and they learned about robotics, programming, and how to build off of the Thymio robot.  It was a blast!      

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Scratch with Thymio

Know it all already?  Then just: Open  Thymio Web Bridge on your computer Pick one: Beginner Blocks, Intermediate Blocks, Advanced Blocks Or open up a project:          https://aseba-community.github.io/thymio-scratchx/index-en.html#activities   Just getting Started? Start here! 1) Watch: An example Scratch Thymio project: 2) Go to Website and Install Aseba 1.6 Go to this website: https://aseba-community.github.io/thymio-scratchx/index-en.html —Follow […]