Purpose: Francis Howell’s WE LUV2CODE! - February 6-10, 2017 is a week of coding opportunities to prepare kids for any future career. Coding accesses and develops 21st Century skills.
Program Summary: WE LUVE2CODE! is a week designed to engage students of all ages in a activities involved in programming. Programming teaches computational thinking which enhances critical thinking. Through the experience of programming students learn how to think.
Below are some of the coding opportunities that have been presented to students along with other ideas to continue the learning at home.
K-1 apps- Kodable, The Foos Coding, Daisy the Dinosaur, Think and Learn Code-a-pillar and ScratchJr.
2-5 websites - Code.org, Tynker.com, and Bitsbox.com
Other Resources - Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-pillar,
Code & Go Robot Mouse, Osmo Coding, Robot Turtles,
Code Monkey Island, and Bee Bot
Computer Coding for Kids