Course Description

Coding is for everyone! This course will provide an introduction to computer science and coding utilizing the platform, Scratch. Participants learn fundamental computer programming concepts using a simple but powerful block-based programming language to implement methods, functions, parameters, arguments, if-else statements, and loops in a creative and animated environment. The purpose of this course is to provide instruction so that participants feel comfortable with introducing coding into their classroom.

Learner Outcomes

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the basic concepts of programming and coding
  • Apply programming and coding procedures to hands on experience exercise
  • Perform simple logic operations which include: is equal, not equal, less/greater than, less/greater than or equal to, “or” statements, and “and” statements.
  • Create a lesson to integrate basic coding into a lesson plan for their classroom
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