HOUR OF CODE

Mata Intermediate

Hour of Code - December 8 - 12, 2014

Mata will join over ten million students in the National Hour of Code event - December 8 - 12. This event is sponsored by code.org during Computer Science Education Week. Participants will learn how to code. What is coding? Coding is telling a computer what to do. Coding enhances students' critical thinking and problem solving abilities.

Students will participate in a self directed online tutorial that will help them to learn the basic concepts of Computer Science using visual programming blocks and advanced students will create their own games. Throughout the week, students will become familiar with vocabulary associated with coding and computer science careers.
Big image
Big image