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Hour of Code @ GES
Computer Science Education Week
December 4 - 10, 2017

We are taking part in the Hour of Code!
What is it?
An international movement to make sure all of you get a chance to learn about coding, also known as computer programming. Learn to make the games and tools you like to use. It’s easier than you think!

 

Hour of Code website: code.org

Hour of Code map: https://hourofcode.com/us
About the Hour of Code video: https://youtu.be/KsOIlDT145A?t=1s

Why is computer science so important?: https://youtu.be/_IiPLtP-jm8

 

We’ll Try one of the following with our K - 2 classmates:

Candy Quest (blocks) : https://hourofcode.com/tynkercq

Puppy Adventure :  https://hourofcode.com/tynkerpup

Bamboo JS (javascript) : https://hourofcode.com/bamboo

Kodable for Kids! - try Smeeborg: https://game.kodable.com/play?hc=1&user=t2mecove

Now, try Asteroidia! - https://game.kodable.com/play?hc=1&user=k4v5pao

 

 

3 - 5 classes may want to try one of these too!

Minecraft Designer (blocks) : https://code.org/minecraft - with video lesson

Frozen Game (blocks) : http://studio.code.org/s/frozen/stage/1/puzzle/1

Angry Birds Game (blocks): http://studio.code.org/hoc/1 - with video lesson

Visit Interland - https://beinternetawesome.withgoogle.com/interland

Robot Repair - http://www.thinkfun.com/hourofcode/

 

Other Activities for you to try : http://code.org/learn

The 'Hour of Code™' is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week[csedweek.org] and Code.org[code.org] to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming.”