Coding & Tech
Scratch Code-a-thon-Flex-Beginners Learn to Code A New Game Each Week! (7-13)
Get ready for an exciting five weeks! This Scratch coding class is for beginners. Students will become CODERS as they create five different video games by learning new programming concepts every week.
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Completed by 141 learners
No live meetings
Over 5 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per week
How does a “Flexible Schedule” 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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Students will transform from beginners to expert coders in this five week flex class with one lesson released each week. At the start of each week, students will access: -A 40 minute video lesson where the student will learn how to create a video game using step by step instructions while also learning basic programming concepts as they are applied to the project in motion. -This class is project based with a big emphasis in learning programming concepts. -A weekly quiz covering the coding...
At the end of this five week course, students will be able to: -Log into the Scratch platform and create a user ID and password to save their game. -Know what is Scratch and how to code using blocks. -Know how to use backgrounds, costumes, and sprites. -Know how and when to use if/then conditional blocks, loops, and variables. -Know how to use the sensing, sounds, and operator blocks. -Create their own video game on Scratch. -Cooperate with other students to provide constructive feedback.
-Weekly homework consists of: - Scratch project which will be a fully functional video game. - Lesson worksheet -Discussion post. -Optional collaborative meeting during week#5
Students will need a laptop or desktop to complete the coding projects and another device to view the lesson videos.
-Students will receive weekly feedback (constructive and written) about their project and lesson worksheet. -Students will get a pass/fail grade at the end of the five weeks. -Students who complete complete all the work successfully will receive a personalized completion certificate.
No live meetings, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Coding Doctors STEM Learning Lab
Founded by Lauren Smith, Certified Teacher & Member of the Computer Science Teachers Association. We Believe that All Kids Can Learn Coding-Math-Reading-Science. Your Child Will Achieve their Greatest Potential!
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