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STEAM: Hour of Code

Beginner coding

  • Minecraft - new activity for 2017 - Hero's Journey!
  • Beginner or Comfortable - use block coding if beginner or Javascript for more of a challenge! Star Wars
  • Switch & Glitch - program cartoon robots for ages 3-7! Algobot for ages 12+, requires a free download for Mac
  • Actimator - Myra's Dream
  • RoboGarden

Why Code



SQL is useful for learning to query relational databases. Learn how to use SQL with this interactive course!


Python Coding Activities

The Dark Tunnel - Grok Learning

Cheer Routine - Codesters

Basketball Game - Codesters

Program Python with Tracy the Turtle - CodeHS

Python Chatbot - CodeMonkey

Asteroid Dodge - Codesters

Making an e-card - Codesters

Monogrammed T-shirt Design - Codesters

Your company logo - Codesters

Learn Python in the most social and fun way, with SoloLearn! Python is one of today's most in-demand programming languages. Compete and collaborate with your fellow SoloLearners, while surfing through short lessons and fun quizzes to practice writing Python code. When you complete the course, you'll win a Certificate of Completion as a trophy!

So don’t wait; dive right in! Start coding with Python!


JavaScript Coding Activities

Code Combat - Escape the Dungeon

Khan Academy - Drawing with Code

Globaloria - MakeQuest

Counter Hack - Tynker