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Exploring the wider world

Browse

Browse

Access the internet with Browse Activity, bookmark sites to research with friends and save sessions to keep organized.

Get Books

Get Books

Download electronic books from all over the web. Explore with ease the classics and modern books from the Internet Archive, Feedbooks, etc.

Read

Read

Explore reports, documents, books and comics with the Read Activity.

Chat

Chat

Chat provides a simple interface for collaborative discussion between two individuals or among a group as large as an entire classroom.

Reflect on what you've learned

Journal

Journal

The Journal provides an interface into a datastore of everything you've created in Sugar. Bookmarking and commenting tools integrate with the Journal to allow parents and teachers to review a child's learning progress.

Portfolio

Portfolio

Portfolio provides a means to create periodic snapshots in slideshow form of representative work that shows what the learner can do.

Getting technical

Turtle Blocks

Turtle Blocks

Learn programming concepts with snap together blocks. Create art, animations and interactive programs in a graphics focused environment.

Pippy

Pippy

Program applications in a simple environment. The Python backend provides unlimited opportunities within a simple language.

Multimedia

Music

Jukebox

Jukebox is a simple media player to consume different kinds of audio and video files as well as your own creations.

Paint

Paint

Paint provides the tools to make artistic creations. Use brushes, stamps, shapes, text and images to create beautiful pictures.

Record

Record

Record is a basic rich-media capture Activity. It lets you capture still images, video, and/or audio.

Imageviewer

Imageviewer

A simple and fast image viewer tool for Sugar. It has standard features, like zoom and rotate.

Understanding and creating content

Write

Write

Create a story, poem, report or anything with Write. Use formatting tools to add images or colors and work together with friends.

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

Put complex ideas on the computer. Use the Labyrinth Activity to mind map about new concepts, to explore new ideas or to reflect.

Physics

Physics

Create real life simulations using shapes, motors, ropes and bolts to explore physics in the world.

FotoToon

FotoToon

Use images and text to create comic strips. FotoToon provides many options to add motion, speech and thought to creations.

Support Resources

Chat

Users and developers are available in the #sugar IRC channel on irc.freenode.org for real-time chat.

Email

Users and developers are also available on the mailing list at soas@lists.sugarlabs.org.

Documentation

Specific documentation and tutorials are available at the SoaS project upstream website.

General Help Using Fedora

Sometimes you may encounter an issue with this spin that you can get help with using general Fedora support resources. A list of resources is available at the Fedora “Get Help” page.