Hour of Code

At Chesterbrook Academy Elementary and Middle School

Hour of Code this week

The Hour of Code was launched a year ago. This year, 70,662,292 students across 180 countries have tried the Hour of Code. The Hour of Code 2014 is already twice as big as last year.

Barack Obama became the first US President to program a computer, to show that anybody can start learning computer science.

At Chesterbrook Academy, students 3rd to sixth grade participated enthusiastically in our Hour of Code event. they were amazed at their ability to demystify and write codes.

Beyond Hour of Code

We will continue to dabble with writing code in the future. There is numerous resources available online which have tutorials for beginners, teach JavaScript as well as tutorial apps for phones and tablets.