December 8, 2015

Go Unplugged! Hour of Code Week

In honor of Computer Science Education Week, I have been traveling around to volunteer at local Rhode Island schools to show students and teachers how they can get started with coding without even touching devices! I feel it is important to understand and develop logic skills before introducing a programming language to new learners. Unplugged […]

In honor of Computer Science Education Week, I have been traveling around to volunteer at local Rhode Island schools to show students and teachers how they can get started with coding without even touching devices! I feel it is important to understand and develop logic skills before introducing a programming language to new learners. Unplugged coding activities allow for students to start honing those logic skills without the┬áhurdle of getting functional technology into the hands of the students.   Check out this presentation with ideas for brining in Unplugged Activities: