Beginning Microsoft Small Basic – Review by Janelle N & her son (age 10)

It’s time for a guest blogger! Today’s guest blogger is JannelleN and her 10 year old son. Let’s get to it… =========================== I love exposing my children to different activities and experiences. A wide range of exposure helps them explore and discover their God-given talents and passions. Like many kids his age, my oldest son LOVES…

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Beginning Microsoft Small Basic – Review by Tere S & her son (age 12)

It’s time for a guest blogger! Today’s guest blogger is Tere S and her 12-year old son. Let’s get to it… =========================== I believe that in today’s computer-savvy world, if you are familiar with computer programming languages, you are sure to have an edge in the job market after graduation from college. The earlier you begin learning…

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Oculus Rift with Small Basic!

Today’s blog post is a Featured Forum Thread and comes from today’s guest blogger: Zock77 Enjoy: ==================================== Hey Guys! For those of you who have heard of, or own an Oculus Rift, I have found some cool applications for it in Small basic. The Oculus has two eyepieces, which means you can give the illusion…

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Beginning Small Basic – Review by Anne from Upstate Ramblings

It’s time for a guest blogger!   Today’s guest blogger is Anne from Upstate Ramblings! Her 13-year-old son taught himself with the curriculum. In Anne’s words…   Computer programming is a skill that is great for everyone to learn.  Not everyone is meant to be a programmer, but computers are so important today that I think…

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Beginning Small Basic – Review by Lisa N and her 3 kids from Golden Grasses

It’s time for a guest blogger!   Today’s guest blogger is Lisa N from Golden Grasses! Her three kids, Feeche (12th grade), Cub (7th grade), and Flower (5th grade) learned it with no programming experience. In Lisa’s words…       Having the chance to test drive Beginning Microsoft Small Basic from Computer Science for Kids has…

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Beginning Small Basic – Review by Lisa and Amber

It’s time for a guest blogger!   Today’s guest blogger is Lisa McClanahan from The McClanahan 7. Her daughter, Amber, learned Small Basic…   In this day and age everything is run by a computer. I’m sure that will continue into the future & more than likely my kids will have to use them in…

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Small Basic – How to Create an Extension Using VB.NET

It’s time for another guest blogger! This one is from Noah Buscher. Find the latest version of this article on TechNet Wiki: Small Basic: How to Create an Extension Using VB.NET   This article is about how to create a simple extension that you can build on for Small Basic (Microsoft). To get started you will…

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Beginning Microsoft Small Basic – Review by Michele

It’s time for a guest blogger! Today’s guest blogger is Michele (and her 11-year-old son) from Family, Faith, and Fridays.       I will admit it- I have a love hate relationship with my computer.  Well, not just mine, but any.  I am just not a high tec kind of girl it seems.  Luckily…

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Using Small Basic and MSDN (a self-paced Learning & Development Map)

Today’s guest blogger is Jibba Jabba. Read his full article here… Development Map for Becoming a Good Programmer Using Small Basic and MSDN    The following is an example of a self-paced Learning & Development Map using some free and available resources (listed below). It’s not intended to be the only way but may give…

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