•                            Coding!

    We live in a world surrounded by technology. And, we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly depend on understanding how technology works.

    The Hour of Code is a global movement introducing tens of millions of students worldwide to computer science, inspiring kids to learn more, breaking stereotypes, and leaving students feeling empowered.

    Watch a video about the HOUR OF CODE.

    https://youtu.be/FC5FbmsH4fw

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsOIlDT145A&feature=youtu.be

    Choose an HOUR OF CODE activity.

    There are fun activities for students of all ages, created by many partners for a variety of subjects. 

    Code.org’s own activities feature Minecraft, Star Wars, Frozen, Angry Birds, and Plants vs. Zombies.

    https://hourofcode.com/us/learn

    With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.

    http://scratch.mit.edu

    First in Math has TONS of games for learning how computer programming works.

    Go to the Computational Thinking section and choose a game!

    http://firstinmath.com