The Juni Blog

The Juni Learning blog provides online educational resources about computer science, mathematics, and English for kids and their parents.

How to Introduce Debugging to Kids

Debugging is an important part of coding and problem solving. Learn how to introduce debugging to kids using simple, effective, and fun techniques.

How to Make Rock Paper Scissors in Python | Intermediate Python Tutorial

Code your own rock paper scissors game in Python with this intermediate Python tutorial. Follow this tutorial to make a game against your computer.

6 Ways Coding is Teaching Kids Problem Solving

Problem-solving skills are crucial to a child’s success. Learn how coding can give children a head-start on becoming expert problem solvers.

How to Make a Timer in Scratch (Beginners 8+)

Timers make Scratch games more challenging and fun. Learn how to instantly spice up your game with this easy code for a Scratch timer.

Top 7 Computer Science Basics All Kids Should Learn

Setting goals is an important part of teaching any skill, including computer science. Learn the most important coding basics all kids should know.

Make Your Own Virtual Zoom Background | Beginner Python Coding Tutorial

Design your own virtual background to standout in video calls for school or just hanging out. Use easy Python code to make awesome animation graphics!

My First Scratch Project | Introduction to Scratch for Kids 8+ (Part 1)

Code your first Scratch project for complete beginners! Follow this introduction to Scratch series to learn beginner concepts and how to use Scratch.

How to Make a Rock-Paper-Scissors Game in Java | Beginner Java Project

Learn how to make a rock-paper-scissors game project in basic Java coding. This tutorial will help you practice loops, conditionals, and more.

How to Make A Sprite Move Smoothly in Scratch (Intermediate Kids 8+)

Improve your Scratch sprite movement with this more advanced method. Make your sprites more smooth and realistic with this code.

Meet Peter Fu, Apple Software Engineer | Ask Me Anything

This Apple software engineer answers some of the biggest questions from Juni families and students. Read about his experiences and best tips.

Meet our August 2020 Coding Project of the Month Winners!

This month's star student projects were done in Python with Turtle, and are representative of hard work and creativity. Check out what they made.

How to Make a Sprite Move in Scratch for Beginners (Kids 8+)

Making your Scratch sprite move is a huge part of basic and advanced projects. Learn this easy Scratch code for beginners to make your sprite move.

A 5-Step Guide to Teaching Kids Coding

Teaching kids to code is easier than you think. Learn how to pick a coding language, use their interests to keep them engaged, and more.

How to Code a PacMan Game (No Maze) | Intermediate Scratch Tutorial

Create a Pac-Man game in Scratch with ghosts and extra features. Code a classic favorite yourself now with Scratch coding!

First Instructor Coding Open Challenge | Meet Our September 2020 Winners!

Announcing our first coding contest for Juni Instructors! Come see our winning instructor projects, and how their students inspired their creations.