EdBlocks programming language
EdBlocks is a fully graphical robot programming language for the Edison robot that is super easy to use. A drag-and-drop block-based system, EdBlocks is intuitive and fun, even for younger users. Perfect for introducing anyone to programming, EdBlocks is ideal for students aged 8 to 12 years old.
The online EdBlocks programming environment is simple to use on both computers and tablets. EdBlocks contains more than 150 blocks, making it easy to experiment with programming. All the blocks are accessible through the main menu, organised into five different categories. Simply open one of the menus by clicking on it in the app, then select the block you want. Drag and drop each block to the ‘start’ block in the main programming area to add it to your program. It’s that easy!
You can access EdBlocks online at www.edblocksapp.com
These free, downloadable resources can help you get the most out of EdBlocks.
The EdBlocks activity worksheets are designed to allow students to work through activities independently, gradually learning about both the Edison robot and EdBlocks. This set of 23 lesson activities is perfect for students in year levels 3 to 6.
This guide offers teachers and instructors overviews, activity extensions and other supporting information for the EdBlocks lesson activities to help make teaching EdBlocks easy and fun. Each EdBlocks activity is included in this guide along with any relevant supporting information for that activity.
This resource serves as a guide as to how the EdBlocks lesson activities to link to standards and requirements in the Australian Curriculum (v8.3).
Need an offline reference to the blocks in EdBlocks? This guide includes images of the blocks in EdBlocks and the tooltip helper text for each block from the online application.
Looking to translate the EdBlocks resources into another language? Download the translation kit to get the editable files you will need.
Download Edisoni tunnikavad J (Estonian by Janika Leoste/reviewed by Mart Kimmel)
Download EdBlocks opetajajuhend (Estonian by Janika Leoste/reviewed by Mart Kimmel)
Download Programmiblokkide_selgitused (Estonian by Janika Leoste/reviewed by Mart Kimmel)
Download EdBlocks Lesson Plans (Dutch by Henk Vanden Herrewegen)
Download türkçe EdBlocks-lesson-activities-complete-set Turkce (Turkish by Levent Yildiz at Kode Maker Akademi)
Download türkçe EdBlocks-teachers-guide-complete (Turkish by Levent Yildiz at Kode Maker Akademi)
Download Edison et EdBlocks (French by Frederic Rebaudo)
Download Guide de l’enseignant (French by Frederic Rebaudo)
Download Signification des icones EdBlocks (French by Frederic Rebaudo)