[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Bug#727644: ITP: snap-byob -- ITP: snap-byob -- A block-based drag-and-drop programming environment

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Nicolas Guilbert <nicolas@ange.dk>

* Package name    : snap-byob
  Version         : 4.0
  Upstream Author : Jens Mönig <jens@moenig.org>
* URL             : http://snap.berkeley.edu
* License         : AGPL
  Programming Lang: Javascript
  Description     : ITP: snap-byob -- A block-based drag-and-drop programming environment

 Snap! (formerly BYOB) is a visual drag-and-drop programming language
 designed for the creation of interactive stories, animations, games, music,
 and art.
 It is an extended reimplementation of Scratch (a project of the Lifelong 
 Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab) that allows you to Build Your 
 Own Blocks.
 Snap! is designed to help young people develop 21st century learning skills. 
 As they create Snap! projects, they learn important mathematical and
 computational ideas, while also gaining a deeper understanding of the process of
 It also features first class lists, first class procedures,
 and continuations. These added capabilities make it suitable for a serious
 introduction to computer science for high school or college students.

Reply to: