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Coding & Tech

(Flex Class) Java Programming for Middle & High School Students (Units 1 & 2)

This is the 1st and 2nd unit in an 8 unit course to learn java programming, modified from my high school AP level course to be more appropriate for younger learners.
Mark Robuck
163 total reviews for this teacher
3 reviews for this class
Completed by 10 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
No live meetings
Over 4 weeks
year olds
learners per class
per learner - per week

How does a "Flex" course work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

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Class Experience

Students will learn the basics of java in order to create programs that use text output and input; variables of integer, double, Boolean, character, and string types; math library commands; if statements; switches, logic operators(and, or, not); and random number generators.
I have been teaching math, special education, and computer science for 14 years.  I hold teaching certifications in all three areas in both Pennsylvania and Maryland.  I teach java programming as an AP level high school course in my physical classroom.
Students will be given small assignments after each video.  The most effective way for the majority of students to learn how to program is by practicing.  Most of class time should be spent by students typing their own code.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
There is no official assessment; however, students complete several tasks throughout the course.
No live meetings, and an estimated 4+ hours per week outside of class.
Students are expected to create a free account at and join my classroom in order to take this course. is student friendly.  I use this resource in my physical classrooms as well.  This does mean your student has access to code written by others, and any posts made by those users.  You may read more at if you need more information.  I will walk students through this process during the first session.


Mark Robuck
Lives in the United States
Aspiring to be the Mr. Rogers/Bill Nye of Computer Science
163 total reviews
148 completed classes

About Me

I teach classes on computer programming: everything from html and css for web design to game design in Scratch to learning Java programming language.  I currently teach high school computer science in Maryland.  I used to teach both special... 
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