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Title App Inventor Path


Language App Inventor
Author CoderDojo Foundation


Overview of terminology

Content types
Core resources 
This content is reviewed by the CoderDojo Foundation and is the recommended starting point for a Dojo or Ninja that's just beginning to address the topic.
Supplementary resources 
Ninjas who have completed the core resources at a specific level and want to learn more related things, without going deeper into the topic yet.
Project ideas 
Ideas for Ninjas or Dojos for more projects they can undertake with the skills they have learned.
Content levels
Beginner ()
No more knowledge than what's listed under Prerequisites is required to start on this content.
Intermediate (★★)
Once the core beginner material has been covered, you are ready to start this.
Advanced (★★★)
Once the core intermediate material has been covered, you are ready to start this.
These are awards that can be added, once the badge's requirements have been met, by Dojo Champions to a Ninja's profile page in Zen. For more details, see the badges page.

Learn to make Android apps in your browser! (No Android device needed!)


Just enthusiasm and a willingness to learn!


Ninjas create a basic quiz app for Android devices (or to run on a local emulator).


2 Dojos

Supplementary resources


Create a game where you navigate a pirate ship and collect as much gold as possible. Learn about sprites, timers, collision detection, sliders, the orientation sensor and much more.


2 Dojos

Build a birthday-themed Android app with animated balloons!


2 Dojos


Turn your Android device into a Xylophone!


1 Dojos


Write an Android app that tells your fortune `'*~*O*`~*'`


1 Dojos


Animate the popular bottle flipping challenge and learn about time calculations, animation, sound and video in App Inventor.


1 Dojos

Project ideas

Behold dino-chicken. Paleontologist Jack Horner observes that since birds are descendants of long-extinct dinosaurs, why couldn't we turn a chicken back into a dinosaur? Apply your knowledge of buttons, images and sounds to create a dino-chicken in your pocket!


Mobile App

What's next?

App Inventor Path

App Inventor Logo
Learn to make Android apps in your browser! (No Android device needed!)

Arduino Logo
Learn to build your own hardware projects.

Learn to build a website.

JavaScript Logo

Learn to add interactivity to a website.

Microbit Logo
Learn to code and build hardware projects with the BBC Micro:bit.

PHP Logo
Learn to make games and programs in PHP

Python Logo
Learn to make games and programs in Python

Raspberry Pi
Learn hardware and programming with Raspberry Pi!

Scratch Logo
Learn to make animations and games in Scratch

Learn to code using Swift Playgrounds and build apps for iOS on Xcode using Swift.

Sewable LED
Learn to make electronics you can wear!