Great springboard into unplugged activities and ways to think about coding outside of the computer.
The article provides resources and links to introduce youth to what coding looks like while also improving their computational thinking skills. It suggests starting with some different board games and printable games to introduce coding concepts. The suggestions in this resource were used in a technology mentoring program. Pairs of youth and their mentors started with some of these games to help to introduce concepts and get kids ready to problem solve.