The STEAM course uses our app called SAM Space, a flow-based coding app which focuses on visual representations of algorithms. It does not need to be downloaded but it needs to be accessed via Chrome. You can access the web-based platform here.
The SAM Space web-based platform is currently unavailable for iPads but will be available shortly. To download SAM Space on your iPad follow these directions: iOS
Learn to Code Kits:
The Learn to Code course uses a web-based platform called SAM Blockly. SAM Blockly uses block-based coding, a drag-and-drop coding language represented by blocks. It does not need to be downloaded but it needs to be accessed via Chrome. You can access the web-based SAM Blockly here.
Maker Kits can use both SAM Space and SAM Blockly.
Note: To gain full access to SAM Space and/or SAM Blockly on SAM Studio, you will need a subscription plan (does not apply to existing customers before April 2021). To register as an existing customer or to obtain temporary trial as an interested user, follow the instructions here: Register for Tokens.