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When is the Hour of Code

The Hour of Code is during the week of December 4 - 10, 2017 in celebration of Computer Science Education Week. You can do the Hour of Code anytime during this week (and if you can't do it during this week, do it the week before or after).

What is Hour of Code?

The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. Watch this video for more information.

Why should my class participate in Hour of Code?

It helps nurture problem-solving skills, logic and creativity. By starting early, students will have a foundation for success in any 21st-century career path.

How do I get started?

Sign up for and promote your Hour of Code.
Watch the introduction video.
Use this website for information on how to teach one Hour of Code.

Hour of Code Resources
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Teacher-led Hour of Code Lesson Plans

Explore this list of teacher-led lesson plans, broken down by grade level.

https://code.org/educate/teacher-led
Computer Science Education Week - Try an Hour of Code

Find the latest news and Tweets regarding Hour of Code.

https://csedweek.org
Hour of Code Enrichment

The Hour of Code website (hourofcode.com) has several self paced lessons that will accommodate your Hour of Code. If you would like to extend your Hour of Code, this link has additional resources listed by grade level.

http://askatechteacher.com/2015/11/09/hour-of-code-3/
Hour of Code Lessons

Use this link to access the many Hour of Code lessons. Each lesson is self paced and interactive.

https://code.org/learn