Written by two school librarians, this book provides ideas for physical builds and coding, for new and reluctant coders, that are easily achieved by middle school and high school aged youth.
The CSTA K–12 Computer Science Standards delineate a core set of learning objectives designed to provide the foundation for a complete computer science curriculum and its implementation at the K–12 level.
This Belgrade News (Montana) article describes how Belgrade Community Library supports youth to develop and showcase games through creativity and problem solving with help from peers and mentors.
An example of a recruitment flyer designed to encourage participation from underrepresented groups in coding opportunities.
Creative and accessible sample surveys used to evaluate attitudes toward computer science and careers for the Mighty Girl Coders program.
All of the information needed to organize and facilitate a library activity focused on learning how to use Spheros robots. Includes information on setup and equipment needed, details on each of the components of the activity, and an overview of how Spheros robots work.
It is rare that students from different schools have regular opportunities to work together and share resources. The need for collaboration is pressing in areas like computer science (CS) and engineering, where every school does not have access to the equipment or teacher expertise. Barriers include language, culture, and transportation. What strategies are effective in bringing students from diverse backgrounds together to expand learning opportunities and cultural competence?
Beanz is a bi-monthly magazine for kids about coding and computer science. News items and instructions for DIY projects will capture the attention of young people, both experienced coders and kids with a casual interest.
Code Your World is a four-part challenge that teaches youth to apply CS to the world around them through hands-on activities - online and offline.
This local news story shares Ready to Code's vision and programming from Homer Public Library in Homer, Alaska.