Hour of Code


Level

Unplugged

“But we don’t have enough computers!”

Online Lesson/Game

Primary

Grades

Sequence – Kindergarten

*classroom lesson

 

My First Computer – 1st

*classroom lesson

 

Coding: Algorithms
Lesson Plan – 2nd

*music/classroom lesson

 

Traveling Circuits – All ages

*P.E./classroom lesson

 

Run Marco

 

Kodable

 

Lightbot

 

Candy Quest

 

The Foos

 

*Consider playing games on interactive whiteboard (SMART board), class laptop cart, or computer lab.

Intermediate

Grades

FuzzFamily – 3rd

*vocabulary classroom lesson

 

Emotion Machine – 4+

*art/classroom lesson

 

Pixel Puzzles – Various levels

*art/math lesson

 

 

Monster coding

 

Build an app

 

Code Combat

 

Animate Your Name

 

*Consider playing games on interactive whiteboard (SMART board), class laptop cart, or computer lab.

Middle

School

Conditionals with Cards – 6-8

*classroom lesson

 

Rock/Paper/Scissors – 6+

*classroom lesson

 

 

Vidcode: Code the News – 6+

 

Vidcode: Bestie Greeting Card

CREATE A WORKING ANALOG CLOCK

*Consider playing games on interactive whiteboard (SMART board), class laptop cart, or computer lab.

High

School

Color by Pixel

*This offline lesson plan covers the basics of computer graphics. After learning about how graphics work, students will create their own Color by Pixel programs. The lesson plan consists of four parts, each covering a specific topic. The entire five-part Color by Pixel Lesson is designed to run approximately one hour.

Build and App

*web-based tutorial

 

Quorum

*video tutorial

 

ITCH Name IT - Parts of the Biological Cell

*This scratch course takes students through an introduction to scratch and several programming principles.

 

*Consider playing games on interactive whiteboard (SMART board), class laptop cart, or computer lab.

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