Hour of Code

Welcome to the 3rd Annual WMS Hour of Code for all Grades!

Content Objectives

Students will be able to write multiple lines of code or use blocks to build multiple lines of code to program activities or algorithms using one or more computer language.

Language Objectives

Students will be able to explain how to write multiple lines of code or use blocks to build multiple lines of code, the challenges involved, and how and if they persevered.

The video linked below will help everyone understand what Hour of Code is all about and why we are doing it!

Recommended coding sites below: These sites do not have to be downloaded.

More activities can be found here.

Please review these sites before Friday. And please feel free to find other sites that you may prefer.

Math/Language Arts, Grades 6 +

Math/Coding Grade 6+

Music Grade 6+

Science: Grades 2-8

Reflection Questions (turn and talk with your partner and then report out to the class):

What was difficult about writing code?

What did you learn writing code?

What languages did you use to write code?

Where there times during coding when things became too difficult and you chose another program?

Where there times during coding when things were challenging, but you stuck with it and succeeded?

Next time you get a chance to write code, what will you do differently?


Report out to class if there is time!