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What is App Inventor? What is App Inventor A brief overview and introduction to App Inventor using text and images
How do I get started? Setup Guide| Getting Started Guide A helpful guide on how to setup your device and computer to use MIT App Inventor and a guide on how to understand different components, blocks, and concepts.
How do I build an app? Tutorials Learn how to make apps by completing our intro tutorials to learn the basics. We recommend that you start by completing HelloPurr, Magic 8 Ball, MoleMash, & PaintPot.
What are blocks and components? Understanding Blocks | Reference Documentation
Support pages that guide new users on App Inventor terminology and essential parts.
What materials can I use with students? Curricula | Concept Cards A set of flashcards with intro to App Inventor coding excerpts and programming concepts