For those wanting to learn an easy programming language, or to prompt kids into programming, there is Logo.
As far as I know, Logo was implemented in LISP for teaching kids programming. It was also incarnated as Turtle.
Python is a very popular programming language, easy to learn, and ideal for beginners.
Anyhow, install the packages python and python-tk via Install / Remove Applications or open a Terminal and type the following in the command line: “sudo zypper in python python-tk” (no quotes); this will install the programming language.
When finished, type “python” entering the programming shell.
Here is my first program in logo:
for i in range(6):
for j in range (10):
The spaces in front of the turtle commands are important since they determine the execution loops of the for’s