An app that teaches children the foundation of programming concepts through a game like platform.
Alice uses an interactive programming environment to teach the creation of 3D animations.
A downloadable software that teaches children how to build android apps.
Children play a game where tasks teach them some general coding.
Focused on Java programming, the downloadable program uses object orientation method to making learning fun.
A downloadable software that enables children to build virtual animated robotics.
All of the resources are worth of your attention. For example, www.code.org courses are fun because of Angry Birds, Zombies so kids love it. But they forgot Minecraft.
Minecraft is awesome because even though it’s a game it still helps younger people to learn. There are also mods out there like learntomod where the player can make their own mod to do exactly what they want which is very cool.
If your kid isn’t interested in MindStorms at all and likes Lego very much so Lego-programming would be great for him/her.