Hour of Code

  • The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Anyone, anywhere can organize an Hour of Code event. One hour tutorials are available in over 40 languages. No experience needed. Ages 4 to 104. 


    It's time to get started with your Hour of Code! There are quite a few places to start, but here are a few!


    Click Here to get started, or click on a picture below (be sure to click on the video at the bottom left of each of these pages)

    Moana: Wayfinding with Code
    Grades 2+ | Blocks
    Minecraft Hour of Code
    Grades 2+ | Blocks
    Make Music with Scratch
    Grades 2-8 | Blocks, Scratch
    Gumball's Coding Adventure
    Grades 6-8 | Blocks, Scratch
    Vidcode: Code the News
    Grades 6+ | JavaScript
    Kodable (pre-readers welcome)
    Pre-reader - Grade 5 | Blocks | All modern browsers, iPad app
    Star Wars: Building a Galaxy with Code
    Grades 2+ | Blocks, JavaScript
    Code with Anna and Elsa
    Grades 2+ | Blocks



Khan Academy

  • Hour of Drawing with Code: Students will learn to program using JavaScript, one of the world's most popular programming languages via two great options. 

    • Drag-and-Drop: experimental block-based coding for younger students with less-developed typing skills and students on tablet devices (ages 8+). 
    • Typing: keyboard based coding for older students (ages 10+)

    Hour of Webpages: Students will learn to make their own webpages using the basics of HTML and SCC (ages 10+). 

    Hour of Databases: Students will learn the fundamentals of databases using SQL to create tables, insert data into them, and do basic querying (ages 12+).