Why

Code.org infographic
__https://code.org/stats__


Add Coding to Your Elementary Curriculum… Right Now
__http://www.edutopia.org/blog/add-coding-elementary-curriculum-now-matt-harrell__

  • logical thinking
  • problem solving
  • persistence
  • collaboration
  • communication

Coding in the Classroom: A Long-Overdue Inclusion
__http://www.edutopia.org/blog/coding-classroom-long-overdue-inclusion-merle-huerta__

  1. Coding is a new type of literacy
  2. Coding is a tool to improve educational equity
  3. Coding offers inclusion
  4. Coding can improve neuroplasticity
  5. Coding improves STEM proficiencies

Learning to Code Becomes Learning to Learn
__http://www.edutopia.org/blog/learning-to-code-learning-to-learn-gerard-dawson__
Lessons:

  1. Ask for Help
  2. Confidence Through Failure
  3. Keeping It Fun and Real

TEDTalk - Mitch Resnick: Let’s teach kids to code
__http://www.ted.com/talks/mitch_resnick_let_s_teach_kids_to_code?language=en__

Why Coding?
Code.org infographic
https://code.org/stats

Add Coding to Your Elementary Curriculum… Right Now
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/add-coding-elementary-curriculum-now-matt-harrell
  • logical thinking
  • problem solving
  • persistence
  • collaboration
  • communication

Coding in the Classroom: A Long-Overdue Inclusion
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/coding-classroom-long-overdue-inclusion-merle-huerta
  1. Coding is a new type of literacy
  2. Coding is a tool to improve educational equity
  3. Coding offers inclusion
  4. Coding can improve neuroplasticity
  5. Coding improves STEM proficiencies

Learning to Code Becomes Learning to Learn
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/learning-to-code-learning-to-learn-gerard-dawson
Lessons:
  1. Ask for Help
  2. Confidence Through Failure
  3. Keeping It Fun and Real

TEDTalk - Mitch Resnick: Let’s teach kids to code
http://www.ted.com/talks/mitch_resnick_let_s_teach_kids_to_code?language=en

5 Reasons Poster
http://resources.kodable.com/5ReasonsPoster.pdf

Let's Code!


Code.org

Kodable

Scratch

ScratchJr

Tynker


Code Monkey Studios

Hopscotch

Daisy the Dinosaur
  • Site
  • Platforms - iPad

Move the Turtle
  • Site
  • Platforms - iPad

Kodable
  • Site
  • Platforms
  • Resources


Scratch
  • Site
  • Platforms - Web
  • Resources

Let's Code!
Robot School
  • Site
  • Platforms - iPad, Mac, Android

Resources


Scratch
  • Site
  • Platforms - Web
  • Resources

Scratch
  • Site
  • Platforms - Web
  • Resources

Scratch
  • Site
  • Platforms - Web
  • Resources

Move the Turtle
  • Site
  • Platforms - iPad


Code.org