Guido van Robot
Guido van Robot is a minimalistic programming language providing just enough syntax to help students learn the concepts of sequencing, conditional branching, looping and procedural abstraction. Its biggest strength is that it permits this learning in an environment that combines the thrill of problem-solving with instant visual feedback. In short, it is an interactive, introductory programming language that is excellent for learning the basic concepts of programming, applicable in any high-level language. Best of all, it's a whole lot of fun, too!
At this point, you are probably asking yourself,
One other item of interest about GvR is that it is a student-created
project. GvR was initially written by students at Yorktown High
School in Arlington, Virginia, with the help of professional
programmers serving as mentors. You can navigate to the
Copyright © 2004 Jeffrey Elkner.