The Hour of Code
is "a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code" and show that anyone can learn the basics to be a maker, a creator, an innovator." Coding is the process of writing a program to make the computer do something. Everything that is done on a computer, like websites, games, applications, word processing, videos, and photos, has been coded to do its specific feature. The process of coding may seem daunting, but learning the basics can be quite easy. This short video
explains the importance of why everyone should understand the basics of coding.
Links include reviews and information to select an age appropriate app for students.
Lessons are designed to be completed without the need of a computer or internet access.
to use with students without having to access a computer.
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