Dondero School has enjoyed a great week during the Hour of Code! We begin each class with the video announcing what the Hour of Code is. Then I chose an iPad app or a website that the kids could use to program from this list:
What a great lesson on media literacy!
Here are the nominees for 2013-2014:
I’ve just read Little Dog, Lost and am almost finished with The Prairie Thief. Two excellent choices!
http://chandoo.org/wp/2008/08/01/15-fun-things-with-excel/ (although I cannot get the first activity to work where you insert the shapes. I am using Office 2011 if anyone else figures it out)
Great site for QR codes in school: