Monday, October 29, 2012

Childsplay is a collection of educational activities for young children and runs on Windows, OSX, and Linux.

This can be used at home, kindergartens and pre-schools.

It is also  fun and save way to let young children use the computer and at the same time teach them a little math, letters of the alphabeth, spelling, eye-hand coordination etc.

Childsplay provides several features for users and developers of activities:

memory activities that are fun to play and at the same time learn sounds, images, letters and numbers.
activities that train the child to use the mouse and keyboard.
pure game activities like puzzles, pong, pacman and billiards.
multilingual support, even right to left languages (via Pango).
solid data logging to monitor the children's progress; locally (SQLite) or over network (MySQL or any other db supported by SQLAlchemy).
set of OpenOffice reports to print this data (still in development state).
object oriented framework for easy activity development in Python/PyGame.
good support by the developers and translators.



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