Blockly Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to Blockly for Windows, Mac, Linux, Web, Android and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 15 apps similar to Blockly.

Blockly is a library for building visual programming editors. Users can drag blocks together to build an application. No typing required. If your looking for more info about Blockly like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 11/21/2018 10:05:00 AM

Alternatives to Blockly for all platforms with any license

  • Scratch

    Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art -- and share your creations on the web. As young people create and share Scratch projects, they learn important mathematical and computational ideas, while also learning to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.

    • Scratch is a block-based programming environment. Blockly is a library for MAKING block-based programming environments. Therefore, they serve different purposes. thesuperdaineJun 2017 • 6 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's not related. Scratch is a programming language and Blockly is an API basically. Guest • Feb 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Snap

    Snap (formerly BYOB) is a visual, drag-and-drop programming language. It is an extended reimplementation of Scratch (a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab) that allows you to Build Your Own Blocks. It also features first class lists, first class procedures, and continuations. These added capabilities make it suitable for a serious introduction to computer science for high school or college students.

    Free Web

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  • Alice

    Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web. Alice is a teaching tool for introductory computing. It uses 3D graphics and a drag-and-drop interface to facilitate a more engaging, less frustrating first programming experience.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • Visogram

    Visogram is a tool that lets you create user interfaces and graphical programs directly in your browser. Visogram is purely built on web standards: Interfaces you create directly become accessible by a broad variety of devices like smartphones - all they need is a web browser.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Bingo

    Bingo is a programming language based on Scratch by MIT which uses a "block" UI, where the user can snap together different blocks to make more advanced scripts. There are many added blocks to Scratch 1.4.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Panther

    Panther is a programming language aimed at young users with only a small knowledge of programming. Panther offers you a more advanced version of Scratch, a simple programming language developed at MIT.

    Free Windows

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  • Blue by MIT

    Blue is a mod for Scratch 2.0 that is currently in development. Just like the old mods for Scratch 1.4 such as Insanity, Panther and Explore, this is a mod based on the modern Scratch 2.0 by MIT. It can be used within the web browser, or an offline version is coming soon. The beta is now available for testing! Please try it out and give me suggestions here so I can continue to work on updates.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome ... Scratch

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  • codeSpark Academy

    codeSpark Academy teaches the basics of computer programming through a variety of interactive learning activities including puzzles, games, step-by-step creative projects, game design and offline printables – all of which can be monitored by parents. FEATURES * Kids learn key programming concepts and use them to code their own projects in Foo Studio. * Personalized daily activities based on your child’s progress.

    Commercial $ $ $ Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • EduBlocks

    EduBlocks is a visual block based programming tool that will hopefully help teachers to introduce text based programming languages, like Python, to children at an earlier age. EduBlocks features: Block Format: Easy and simple interface that uses a building block format to code. Extensive Documentation: Lots of documentation to get you ready to go quickly. New projects added every 2 weeks.

    Free Open Source Linux Web Raspberry Pi

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  • S2JS

    S2JS answers the question of where to go after Scratch. S2JS is a tutorial that guides kids writing Javascript games that can run directly on their smartphones or any other browser-capable device. It explains Javascript in terms of Scratch, with a focus on achieving early results. Includes tutorial, development environment, and deployment platform. Free.

    Free Web

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  • Waterbear

    Visual block syntax for programming languages. Waterbear is a Scratch-like visual programming language for JavaScript.

    • Nothing her is similar to Blockly, because all this stuff is solutions and Blockly is lib. Guest • Nov 2015 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Web

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  • HyperNext Studio

    Easy Programming for beginners. HyperNext Studio is an easy to use software creation system that allows hobbyists, students, educators, in fact almost anyone, to quickly start building their own software that works. The HyperNext interface has just one design window and simple toolbar, and three modes: Design, Preview and Run. Controls such as buttons can be rapidly placed and their English-like scripts edited with its easy to use Script Editor.

    Free Mac Windows

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  • marten

    Graphical Programming for MacOSX The Marten integrated software development environment (IDE) is a new, enjoyable way to create software for MacOS X. Graphical programming means you draw code, not write it. It's easier to create and easier to understand. But ease of use does not mean lack of power. The Marten IDE supports the powerful Prograph dataflow computer language that lets you get the job done, whether it's big or small.

    Commercial Mac

  • Toontalk

    Describes ToonTalk - an animated interactive world inside of which children can build programs and games. ToonTalk is a computer programming system intended to be programmed by children. The "Toon" part stands for cartoon. The system's presentation is in the form of animated characters, including robots that can be trained by example. It is one of the few successful implementations outside academia of the concurrent constraint logic programming paradigm.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

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