December 7 - 13, 2015 

    Hour of Code
    The "Hour of Code" is an opportunity for every student to try computer science for one hour.  


    Students:  Write your first program: (All of these programs can be run on computers with modern browsers or on your iPads)


    Star Wars - Building a Galaxy with Code https://code.org/starwars 


    Minecraft Hour of Code - https://code.org/mc 


    Learn Code with Anna and Elsa - https://studio.code.org/s/frozen/stage/1/puzzle/1


    Angry Bird Coding Tutorial - https://studio.code.org/hoc/1


    Make a Flappy Game - https://studio.code.org/flappy/1 

    Want more?  Don't have a Computer Lab or a Keyboarding class?

    Try these apps on your iPad, all available in the Powdersville Middle App Catalog


    Daisy the Dinosaur 

    Use easy drag-and-drop commands to animate Daisy to dance across the screen.

     Lightbot One Hour Coding

    Lightbot is a programming puzzle.


    A puzzle game where you teach a robot how to move crates.

    Lego Mindstorms - Fix the Factory    

    A puzzle game from Lego featuring a robot and robot factory with battery packs dropped in all the wrong places.  

    Hopscotch, Programming Designed for Everyone

    Use simple building blocks to create games, animations and apps



    Learn programming and build games with visual code Learn to program with puzzles and easily build your own games. No Internet connection is necessary.



    Program your own interactive stories and games.

    Pixel Press Floors

    Have you always wanted to create your own video game but never knew where to start?  Start here!