Hour of Code

February 10, 2019

Introduction Video: Change the World

Choose an Hour of Code Activity from below. Click the button on the left to start!

Code Spark

Ever wanted to design and code your own video game? Choose from two game kits that guide you through creating and coding a Mario-style video game using codeSpark Academy's no words interface. Beginner coders and pre-readers welcome!

Dance Party

Code a Dance Party to share with your friends. Featuring Katy Perry, Madonna, J. Balvin, Sia, Keith Urban, Ciara, and 25 more!


Minecraft is back for the Hour of Code with a brand new activity! Journey through Minecraft with code.

Create Animations that Talk

Bring your characters to life in Scratch using new Text-to-Speech blocks powered by Amazon. Create a rapping robot or an interactive animation that talks. This project will show you how to create talking animations that spin, zoom and change colors. The possibilities are endless!

Make a Flappy Game

Use drag-and-drop programming to make your own Flappy Bird game, and customize it to look different (Flappy Shark, Flappy Santa, whatever). Add the game to your phone in one click.

Make Your Own Google Logo

Use your creativity and imagination to bring the Google logo to life using code. Make the letters dance, tell a story or create a game. With Scratch and CS First, anyone can become a designer and programmer for the day!


Draw cool pictures and designs with the Artist!

Closing Video: Karlie Kloss: Coding is a Superpower