Tynker App

Learn to code by building apps and games, making art, modding Minecraft, even controling robots and drones —with 1,000+ activities!

Download Tynker for iPad on the App Store

All these apps are included with a Tynker Subscription

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Tynker for Tablets

Tynker's mobile app lets you learn coding basics on iPads.

  • Learn to code by solving puzzles
  • Build games, stories, and interactive animations
  • Fly drones, control robots, and program connected toys
  • Work offline without Internet access

Download the App

Download Tynker iPad App on the App Store

* Tynker’s online courses and lessons are not supported on tablets. They require a separate online subscription and can only be accessed from a desktop or laptop computer.

16 Coding Courses. Over 1,000 Challenges!

  • Space Cadet - Apply conditional logic to lead your astronaut to their moon base.
  • Dragon Journey - Create functions and subroutines to lead your dragon through the forest.
  • Crystal Clash - Cast spells, collect power-ups, and defeat enemies as you battle in a multiplayer game with friends.
  • Many more courses - Learn to code with 16 courses including Cannon Crasher and Star Runner. Program micro:bits, drones, LEGO WeDo, and more!

New! Learn with Tutorials and Templates

150+ Interactive Tutorials and Templates

Learn coding with interactive tutorials and get inspired to create unlimited games and projects to share and play with friends.

  • Game Kits - Build your own arcade, platformer, and physics games
  • Storytelling - Write stories, comics, jokes, riddles, quizzes, and more
  • Animation - Learn stop motion animation or use our character creation engine
  • Physics - Launch bouncing penguins, program zero gravity, and fire cannons
  • Drawing - Program math art, kaleidoscopes, or your own art studio app
  • Music - Program musical notes and drum beats to play any song

Program robots, drones, micro:bits, and more—with Code!

Use code blocks to control connected toys, including drones and robots. Learn to code using the “Crash Course” puzzle set, then make a remote control for your drone and direct Sphero robots. Support for the following devices is included:

  • Parrot drones
  • Sphero & Ollie robots
  • micro:bit
  • Philips Hue and Lux personal lighting systems

Build Your Own Games—with Code

Full featured workshop allows you to create games and apps quickly using drag-and-drop programming, then play them with friends on tablets or the web.

Create games and apps quickly using drag-and-drop programming, then play them with friends on tablets or the web.

  • Drag-and-drop visual programming
  • Design and use millions of animated characters
  • Experiment with physics, use native tilt controls, draw math art, make music, and more!

Educator Features

  • Multi-user support - Students can sign in to the Tynker App on any tablet and continue where they left off using their online account.
  • Sync Across Mobile & Desktop - Students can seamlessly access projects from web or mobile devices.

The following require a free Tynker educator account and are accessible only through a desktop web browser.

  • Classroom Management - Teachers can create classrooms and unlimited student accounts.
  • Review Student Projects - Teachers can review mobile student projects.
  • Share Class Showcase - Teachers can create and publish a class showcase by selecting the best student projects.

* Tynker online courses and lesson plans require an online classroom or school subscription.

Awards & Mentions

  • Parents’ Choice Gold Award
  • Featured by Apple in Education, Kids & Best New Apps
  • Featured by Google in Education
  • Editor's Choice, Children's Technology Review
  • Rated 5 Stars for Engagement, Common Sense Media
  • Academics' Choice Award
  • Rated “Best for 8-14” by USA Today
  • Award of Excellence from Strictly Mobile
Parents' Choice
Common Sense Media
Children's Technology Review