I don't know where are you learn this from. I guess it's not really moderated.
Learning programming using the app is not really good approach. App has ton of mechanic under the hood and some mechanic need to be used before it's properly introduced like inheritance. However, it would teach real world example faster.
If someone is absolute begnner, learning console based program would be better as it remove unnecessary distraction and overwhelming unknown keywords.
I agree with you
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