Coding Concepts Articles for Kids

Here at beanz magazine, we are more than a programming magazine; we are a trusted publication that gives children the resources to succeed. Our coding concept articles for kids are a fun and educational way to learn a wide range of coding, computing, and computer science concepts, including being a good digital citizen, quantum logic gates, code golf, forks, and dogfooding. Our articles cover basic coding and computer science concepts, which are perfect for young minds who are looking to explore the endless opportunities of computing. Browse our website for more details about our coding concepts articles for kids. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact the beanz team.

Think Like a Computer

You don't need wires and circuits to learn to think like a computer


Learn the deceptively complex language that is binary code

How Does DALL-E Work?

AI-generated art can be truly bizarre, but how does it work?

Partly Uploaded with a Chance of Storage

Find out where 'the cloud" got its name from!

Ethics and AI and Machine Learning

Breaking down the issue of bias in AI & ML in a one-act play!

Now Wait a Second!

You know leap forward and fall back, now add a little kick with a leap Second

A Family Heirloom… Computer?

Join the movement that wants to extend the lifetime of computers!

Give it the Boot!

Who knew that computers even had boots?

Dithering Down on Images

Learn how dithering images makes them more compressible!

Color My World

En-lighten yourself with the basics of how light works!


Check out this quick guide on how to make your very own server!

How Browsers Find Websites

Learn what a DNS is and how it's so critical to how the internet works!

What’s a Computer Worm?

Some worms crawl through your computer instead of the ground, let's learn about them!

You Got ‘Rithm

What makes a good algorithm? Let's find out!

What is Design?

Design is about solving problems, from donuts to race cars, how we eat to what to wear in cold weather.

How Computers Make Sound

Learn how computers are able to create sound for all your favorite movies and music!

Computers and Pronouns

Check out how scientists are using the Winograd Schema Challenge to make smarter computers!

Simulations Make It Real, or Not

Learn about the importance of simulations, one the coolest types of technology around!

G Whiz 5G?

What is a G and why do we have 5 of them now? Find out through this quick history of cellular data!

What are Keywords in Programming Languages?

Everyone knows the difference between saying, “Let’s eat, grandma!” and “Let’s eat grandma!” Computers don't.

Quantum Logic Gates

Diving back into logic gates and quantum computing!

Code Golf

Problems software programmers can do to practice their skills, from beginner to advanced.

Be a Good Digital Citizen

Whenever you're online there are always some basic rules you should be aware.

There’s a RAM in my PC

Sadly your computer doesn't have a tiny sheep in it, but what it does have is pretty neat!

Quantum Computing Gateways

Ever wonder how your computer processor works? And how that might impact quantum computing hardware?

Hard Drives

Exploring another weird tech term! This time we are looking at hard disk drives!

Internet Over Radio

In the time before WIFI there was Amateur Radio. Get your call signs ready!

The Imposters Among Us

Using the game Among Us to teach students about critical thinking both online and offline.

The Emoji Generator

Learn how to use conditional statements to generate different emojis!