The 'Hour of Code™' is a nationwide initiative by and to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming
WHAT THIS ACTIVITY TEACHES
This teacher led activity, adapted for the Hour of Code, develops computational thinking and coding skills using Scratch.
The children program an ice-cream stand simulation and/or game and, in doing so, design algorithms, use repetition, conditional statements, test and debug their work.
Includes step-by-step lesson plan, pupil support materials and pre-written Scratch program templates for teacher and pupils.