We scoured and tested Apps and recommend these 10.  Jump right in and start learning how to code today, at your own pace.

1.  LightBot - A puzzle game based on coding; it secretly teaches you programming logic as you play!

2.  Scratch - Create stories, games, and animations.  Share with others around the world.

3.  Hopscotch - Make games.  Learn to code.

4.  Vidcode - Founded by female developers. Innovative, job-oriented and tested by hundreds of thousands of tweens and teens.

5.  Alice - A little more advanced than other programming tools, Alice teaches the fundamentals of programming in a 3D setting.

6.  Alice - An innovative block-based programming environment that makes it easy to create animations, build interactive narratives, or program simple games in 3D.

7. App Inventor - Utilizes drag-and-drop coding blocks, and includes all methods, functions, and coding elements that a student would need to create an Android app.

8. Code Academy - An interactive online tool that teaches coding fundamentals, Ruby, PHP, jQuery, Python, JavaScript, and more.

9. Khan Academy - Learn how to make web pages using HTML and CSS, and share your creations with other students and learn from each other.

10. Made with Code - Enticing projects and inspiring videos offer anyone an intro to coding.

Top 10 Free Coding Apps

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