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Hour of Code Are from December 9th -15th. Here are some resources!

What is the Hour of Code?

The Hour of Code started as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code", to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. It has since become a worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, starting with 1-hour coding activities but expanding to all sorts of community efforts.


Here is an introductory video:


Hour of Code Website:


Tutorials and Activities:


One example:

Try the Dance Party with today’s music stars:


Other resources:


CodeFWD:  CodeFWD is a free online program by Facebook for educators and organizations working with 4th through 8th graders in the U.S. that uses videos and other activities to inspire interest in the field of computer programming.