Block-based coding is a great way to introduce K-8 students to computer programming, but what are some playful and engaging activities to get started? In this hands-on workshop, Digital Learning Coach from Lexington School District 3, Ashley Fort, tells a few stories and tips on how she incorporates coding and play across her curriculum. There will be games, there will be code, there will be fun!
1) How to use our Quiz Show! slide deck to play a competitive, coding-themed trivia game—we’re playing live!
2) How to combine math and coding with our Lucky Splats game – we’ll play that live too.
3) Tips on how to incorporate movement into coding activities.