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It's hard to believe, but everything in the world is in motion, all the time. Even things that look perfectly still are packed with atoms that are vibrating with energy. Understanding how motion works was one of the great milestones of science and it's credited to the brilliant English physicist Sir Isaac Newton. Here is  great introduction:


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In 4-6 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  

What makes bridges strong?

An informative video on an easy level

Thanks to SciShow Kids

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In 4-6 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  
https://www.mtcopeland.com/blog/five-building-materials-commonly-used-in-construction https://www.cteonline.org/lesson_plans/ev14tr/building-materials-used-for-structural-systems

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In 4-6 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  

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In 4-6 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  
Here are some project ideas: https://www.edutopia.org/blog/10-ready-borrow-project-ideas-suzie-boss

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In 7-9 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  
If you wanna learn this but don't have the fantastic Arduino yet, check out how to work with the Arduino in a simulator (Thinkercad):
look here if you have an Arduino.

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In 10-12 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  
JavaScript Comments
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Multi line comments/* Comment here */
CSS Comments
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HTML Comments
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Python Comments
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In 10-12 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  

Download the zip from: https://github.com/dwmkerr/spaceinvaders. Click Code, Download. Unzip it on your harddrive.
Get login-information to a ftp-server from your school and upload the files there, using e.g. Filezilla.
In a browser, enter the [url to the ftp-server]/spaceinvader/index.html
Read file js/spaceinvaders.js and see how input from keyboard is handled and control the starship in the coordinate system of the screen.
Take a backup copy of the file.
Comment out some things and edit some small things. Save, upload and see your own first changes to your new unique games.
When you are happy, celebrate and send the url to your friends!
Share images and screenshots in the comments below.

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In 10-12 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  
x += 3 means that the value of x is increased with 3. So if x was 4 previously, then it is 4+3, i.e 7 now. It is a shorter form than writing x = x+3 Many coding languages have = is used to set a value to a variable. But == is used for a comparison, e.g. in if(x == 3){ do something }

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In 10-12 by Magnus Willner Guru (6.7k)  

Read about variables here.

Here you can practice writing python code online and see the result. 
Write python code and test it online

fruits = ["apple""banana""cherry"]
for x in fruits:
  if x == "banana":

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i = 1
while i < 6:
  i += 1

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