Hour of Code
We're celebrating the Hour of Code in class with tons of choices to build and refine your computer programming skills. Watch the intro video, and choose one of the activities below to get into it!
Hour of Code Activities
Our friends at Code.org have lots of cool activities for Hour of Code 2016. Play with Minecraft, Star Wars, Moana and more!
Wayfinding with Moana
Navigate the seas and find the strength within with Disney's newest hero, Moana!
Toxicode: Silent Teacher
No reading required! Can you crack the code with no directions? You might surprise yourself!
The evil 404 villain has wrecked your code! Get in there and fix it to save the world.
Hour of Python
Want to learn the language of modern apps and sites? Try out Python!
Hack pixels to make art and games!
Learn to code in the Python language with Penjee the Penguin!
Program your robot friend to light up all the blue squares!
Made w Code
This collection of projects created especially for girls lets you get creative with your coding skills. Light up the National Christmas Tree, create a card, or drop some beats!
You know the Blockly interface well from Scratch and Code.org, so have some fun with these games!
The studio at Tynker has put together some awesome games for beginning and more advanced coders. Unleash your inner dragon, space fighter, or fairy warrior with Tynker!
Draw beautiful fractals, build a chatbot friend, and more!
You may have used Khan Academy for math practice, but this year they're helping you learn programming, too! Check out their Hour of Drawing with Code!
Write code. Catch bananas. Save the world!
Go on an adventure with your little monster friends!
Erase All Kittens!
Hack the levels of this game to save the kittens of the internet!
Help Sprite save his friends by editing the levels in this platformer game.
Want to learn the most modern language of apps and websites? Try Ruby!
Games for advanced coders!
Got your basics locked down? Try a new coding language with Ruby in this warrior's tale of adventure and love.
(Best for advanced coders with Ruby experience.)