[ubuntu-uk] Software for a 6 year old

Bruno Girin brunogirin at gmail.com
Fri Aug 31 09:30:11 UTC 2012

On 27 August 2012 20:47, Andres Muniz <andresmp at gmail.com> wrote:
> ----- Original message -----
>> On 26/08/12 17:28, Bruno Girin wrote:
>> > I was planning to upgrade to 12.04 and install Scratch and TurtleArt.
>> > Other than that, I would welcome any suggestion of fun software for a 6
>> > year old.
>> Frozen Bubble seems to go down well in my experience.
> i would not recomend games: rather software of things she might like and
> would enjoy more then a game and be more fulfilling:
> a simple program like home sweet home (don't remember the exact name) to do
> some interior design.
> Pitivi for editing a videos
> simple image editors (not as simple as tuxpaint but less than the gimp)
> inkscape might be too much.
> something to do cartoons: sygfig i believe did that. Blender might be too
> much.

I tried Sweet Home 3D in the past, could be an option yes.

Completely agree about simple image editor but not sure what's
available and good. A simple music tool would be great too but I don't
know where to start.

For cartoons, I found Pencil, anybody knows if it's any good?



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