Alice, a computer programming software from Carnegie Mellon University, is an exciting educational find for middle schoolers, high schoolers, and college age students.
Carnegie Mellon can certainly explain the program better than me. The following is from the Alice.org site:
Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web. It allows students to learn fundamental programming concepts in the context of creating animated movies and simple video games.
Ready to get started? Here are a few quick links to helpful information (go to the main site, Alice.org, for these links and more):
How to Get This Freebie ~ Alice comes in two different programs:
- The main program, Alice, was created for high schoolers and college age students by Carnegie Mellon University.
- Storytelling Alice was designed for middle schoolers (particularly girls) by a doctoral student at Carnegie Mellon University.
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