Coding and Robots

Coding and Robots


Coding skills are becoming increasingly important, and many school districts have begun incorporating coding instruction into their curriculum.  Robots are a great way to introduce various levels of programming concepts and teach coding to all grade levels.

Resources: – Comprehensive site with lessons and resources to to teaching coding K-12.  Hour of Code activities.


Kodable, Teaches programming foundations and skills for grades K-5 (JavaScript)

Tynker – Offers lessons grades 1-8 and can control robots and drones if available (JavaScript, Python)

Hopscotch – Coding games for iOS for ages 9-13

Additional Resources:

Connecting Girls to Computer Science – Information and tools for engaging girls in technology