Hopscotch: Coding for kids

Hopscotch: Coding for kids

By Hopscotch Technologies

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2013-04-16
  • Current Version: 3.33.0
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 161.39 MB
  • Developer: Hopscotch Technologies
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 10,577 Ratings

Description

Learn to code and make your own games with Hopscotch. **Downloaded over 12 million times** **30 million games created** “Hopscotch is the best way to express your imagination! Most other "learn to code" apps just make you complete boring levels with 4 "move" blocks, but in hopscotch you have the freedom to create anything, which is amazing.” — BuildASnowman, Hopscotcher “This taught me sooooo much about basics of coding. I have been able to make some cool games I hope to learn more as I advance this app was extremely helpful and easy to learn.” — BestBeginnersCoding, Hopcotcher “I had ZERO background or programming experience. I personally checked all 8 or 10 of these blogs about recommendations. And Hopscotch was the most intuitive and interactive. It’s not like you’re just playing video games. My daughter loves it!” — Mom, S. to daughter, 8 “I am a 4th grade teacher who LOVES your app. Our students have been introduced to coding through it and I am impressed with the creativity they have shown and the skills they are building while creating projects.” — Kelley, 4th grade teacher CREATE Whether games, art, stories, or more, you can code whatever you want with kid-friendly programming. Publish your creations to Hopscotch’s fully moderated community, where kids can play and learn from your games. PLAY Explore and learn from millions of projects created by other kids. Open up any project to play, tweak, or remix it. With thousands of games published every week, you’ll never run out of ideas or inspiration! LEARN Our play-along video tutorials teach you to make Crossy Road, PokemonGo, and more. Listen, watch, and code as you go! As you become a better programmer, Hopscotch will challenge you to create increasingly advanced games and apps. These skills will help you in high school, college, and beyond. PRESS + AWARDS ** Parents Magazine: Best Apps for Families ** ** FastCompany: Innovation By Design Finalist ** ** Parent’s Choice Gold Medal: Software ** ** Children’s Technology Review: Best Educational Technology ** Featured in: ** The New York Times ** ** The Wall Street Journal ** ** WIRED ** ** Parents Magazine ** ** FastCompany ** ** Apple App Store Editors ** FOR PARENTS See how much your child will love learning to code with Hopscotch! Join 10 million families coding on Hopscotch. Upgrade for premium creation tools. Get a week-long free trial, and then subscribe for $7.99/month or $79.99/year. You can cancel anytime, hassle free. FOR EDUCATORS Hopscotch is used on 44% of school iPads in the US. Sign up as an educator when you download Hopscotch, and then start coding in your classroom with free lesson plans and student accounts. Increase student engagement with our library of self-guided video tutorials. Email us at classrooms@gethopscotch.com to get started. Learn more at https://gethopscotch.org/educators SAFETY + PRIVACY Hopscotch values kids’ safety and privacy. Hopscotch does not require or collect Personal Information from children, and is COPPA Certified by iKeep Safe. SUBSCRIPTIONS Subscribe to Hopscotch for premium creation tools. You can choose between two auto-renewing subscription options: - $7.99 per month - $79.99 per year Get a 7-day free trial when you upgrade Hopscotch. Cancel at any time before the trial period ends, and you won’t be charged until after the trial period. Price may vary by location. Subscriptions will be charged to your credit card through your iTunes account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. To cancel a subscription, disable auto-renewal in your iTunes settings (General > iTunes Settings > Subscriptions > Manage) and allow the current period to end. Refunds are not available for unused portions of a subscription per iTunes policy. Hopscotch Privacy Policy: https://gethopscotch.com/privacy-policy Hopscotch Terms of Use: https://gethopscotch.com/terms

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  • It is bad

    5
    By liar1234567890
    Just kidding!!!
  • AMAZING, I have a couple of suggestions.

    5
    By Emoji Queen70
    Best app ever! Get it! My favorite app in the whole wide world is hopscotch. I wore like 20 good reviews about hopscotch so I’m gonna give some suggestions. So I think you should have a subscription free, but charge money to buy the app. Because A lot of reviews say that free subscriptions is the only thing they would change, and maybe more people would get the app if you made them free. Also, I’ve been seeing a lot of art, chatting, and role plays. I think you should make a tab for all of them because that’s like all I see, and hopscotch is mostly for coding. So, other than that, hopscotch is perfect! Good job!
  • Gamer boy

    5
    By Tinfish2
    Gamer boy says👍🏽😀game ‘o the year
  • Not letting me in

    1
    By Orange729
    I got this app and now I’m stuck on a “try this free trial” page I can’t get out!
  • Great app, a few things though

    4
    By absentical
    Hopscotch is an amazing app. It’s educational and fun at the same time which is sometimes hard to achieve. However, there are a few problems/concerns that I have with the app. Okay, first of all, I go into the app and explore projects. I search for a project, but it says it can’t load and I should check my internet. I do check my internet and there’s not a problem. I brushed it off as a glitch, but the next day (today) it still didn’t work. I can search for Hopscotchers just fine, but for some reason, I can’t search projects. It may be just me, but if it’s not, I’d like to know how to fix it. Another concern is that I really miss the old Hopscotch. No subscriptions, easier to make projects and all around a better app. I miss that. I understand that the developers wanted to change it up a little but it’s honestly not that great. Overall, this app is decent. I definitely recommend this for people who love to code or just anyone looking for a fun app. Thank you!
  • Awesome!

    5
    By hi_people!
    I love Hopscotch! It is really easy to use. The best feeling is publishing a project you worked hard on. The template for coding is easy and smooth to use. The only thing I wish would change is to get more tutorials without paying.
  • Super dumb

    1
    By P.S. Dont work
    I got this game early release (I had just came out) I loved it it was awesome but now you need to pay for the app and it’s dumb. I actually liked the game but it has dumb pay-to-play. Never redownloading.
  • “Pay” to play

    4
    By yeaaaaa boiiiiii
    The actual app is great, but the subscription gets annoying. I don’t have it but allot of people do, and we non-payers get left out. I recommend the you can at least let the people see the pictures!
  • Its the best app ive ever used, but....

    5
    By Really it's not
    This is definitely not an issue for many people but for some reason i thought i should mention it, why can’t premium subscribers record/upload their own sound? I understand that a ton of people would most likely abuse the feature, but if you're willing enough to pay 90 dollars a year for adding your own images, and more lessons and literally nothing else, you definitely like hopscotch so you aren't gonna abuse this feature that often, and even if you do its not too hard to make a bot that reviews it, i can give a few examples of platforms that have something like this whether coding related or not. #1 your biggest competitor who may i mention is now on mobile aka scratch. #2 Roblox. #3 Scratch Jr. #4 Discord, you may wonder why this is one here, but if you threaten somebody and do anything like that, you’re getting banned off the app. Thats all i can think of right now im too lazy to do much more.
  • I

    5
    By ember M C
    I love it!

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