Coding Lesson Plans

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What Is Code?
What Is Code?
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What Is Code?
What is code? In this lesson you'll introduce students to the concept of code (a system of symbols used for communication) using both physical and virtual experiences.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Flip Book Animation
Flip Book Animation
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Flip Book Animation
In this lesson, students will learn the word 'animation' and create an animated figure in a flip book.
4th grade
Science
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What Is Animation?
What Is Animation?
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What Is Animation?
In this lesson, students will learn to program an animated figure using ScratchJr.
4th grade
Science
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Code a Character
Code a Character
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Code a Character
In this lesson, students will learn to create an animated character using the education coding app ScratchJr.
5th grade
Science
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My Robot Friend
My Robot Friend
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My Robot Friend
What is a robot? What can robots do? Computer programmers tell robots what to do by creating a sequence of commands. In this lesson, students work in pairs to program a robot to act out the story from the mini story book *My Friend.*
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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What Is an Algorithm?
What Is an Algorithm?
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What Is an Algorithm?
In this lesson, students will learn to create a simple algorithm using block code. The platform used for this activity is a website created by Google that provides free educational games that teach students to program using block code.
2nd grade
Science
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Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
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Troubleshooting
In this lesson, students will learn the term "troubleshooting" and practice solving problems using both tangible and virtual tools.
3rd grade
Science
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Coding Lesson Plans

Introduce children to the concept of coding, the language of computers, and its wide array of applications with these hands-on coding lesson plans. Designed for a variety of ages, children learn the basics of coding as they program a robot to move and speak, learn to create algorithms to navigate virtual mazes, and design and create their own animated characters.