Alice is a ``microworld'' we will use to learn what computer programming is and develop some skill doing it.
``The focus of the Alice project is now to provide the best possible first exposure to programming for students ranging from middle schoolers to college students.''
What is Alice?
Presentation at a recent computer science educators conference.
Alice demo movies. Might not work. Direct links: overview, objects. Direct links to the Flash files: overview, objects.
Try the video AliceDemonstrationVideo.wmv from the Alice overview Web page. Covers a lot quickly; don't try to catch all the details and steps.