Teach kids and adults how to program a computer and they will be able to create and share their own interactive stories, games, music, and art and the best part its FREE
scratch.com for parents
Scratch is a programming language and an online community where children can program and share interactive media such as stories, games, and animation with people from all over the world. As children create with Scratch, they learn to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically. Scratch is designed and maintained by the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab.