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Hour of Code

Hour of Code

You will select among several code tutorials and code (program a computer) for an hour. You may stick with one tutorial or switch out. The purpose is to code for an hour and expose you to the creativity and fun that computer science and programming can be! You will be graded based upon participation and completion of reflection questions.

Objective: Code using a tutorial for one hour.
Answer reflection questions.

Hour of Code Tutorials

MineCraft: Use coding blocks to travel through a Minecraft world.

Star Wars: Use Javascript to program droids and create a Star Wars game

Flappy Bird: Create a clone of flappy bird using coding blocks.

PHP Language on CodeCademy: The Language for WordPress

HTML and CSS on CodeCademy: The Language for building Webpages

JavaScript on CodeCademy: The Language of the Web

JQuery on CodeCademy: The Language for building interactive websites

Python on CodeCademy: The Language for creating general applications

Ruby CodeCademy: The Language for creating web applications

APIs on CodeCademy: The interface for communicating with different web applications

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Encoding Numbers in the Real World

Encoding Numbers in the Real World
Directions: Use the handout to research the following links