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December 7-13 is Computer Science Education Week
This week is Computer Science Education Week. Students all over the world are participating in Hour of Code.
Why should kids learn to code? Computer Science education promotes:
- problem solving
Computer Science Education Resources
You don't have to be a computer science teacher to include coding in your class activities. Below is a list of resources you can use to help you get started
Scratch is an easy visual way for kids and beginner coders to create interactive games. Scratch is a great alternative to slide shows, and can challenge students who are motivated by gaming.
Kahn Academy has several interactive tutorials to introduce you to computer programming.
Parts of Speech Game/Quiz
Below is a link to a game created by one of our own students while he was in 6th grade.