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2020 Live Hour of Code Workshops

Although we are unable to do in-person school visits this year, we were excited run virtual Hour of Code workshops for you and your students. An Hour of Code is a great opportunity to get your students excited about computer science!

Missed the workshops during CSEdWeek? Watch the full recordings below.

Mon-Fri weekly schedule for december 2020 of workshops

Workshop Topic

This workshop will...

🎥 Recordings

Coding for a Litter-Free Community

Guest Speaker: Elena Guberman, Rubbish CEO

introduce students to how coding can be used to minimize litter and waste.

Recommended Skill Level: Beginner, Middle School

Coding for Data Visualization

Guest Speaker: Blair Hutchinson, Product Manager at Tableau

teach students about the power of using data visualizations to display data in meaningful and easy to understand ways.

Recommended Skill Level: Advanced, High School

Coding in Music

Guest Speaker: Grace Lu, CodeHS Engineer

allow students to explore how coding is used in music creation by building their own dynamic eight-count beats and patterns with JavaScript blocks!

Recommended Skill Level: Beginner, Middle School or High School

Supporting Artists with Code

Guest Speaker: Grace Lu, CodeHS Engineer

teach students how coding is used and has impacted the art community with real-world examples.

Recommended Skill Level: Beginner, High School

Turtle Graphics with Tracy the Turtle

introduce students to the basics of programming by drawing shapes on your screen with Tracy the Turtle.

Recommended Skill Level: Beginner, Middle School or High School

Creating Virtual Worlds

introduce students to the basics of building virtual reality worlds using HTML and the A-Frame JavaScript Library.

Recommended Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced, High School


🎥 Hour of Code Workshop Recordings

Coding for a Litter-Free Community

Coding for Data Visualization

Coding for Music

Supporting Artists with Code

Turtle Graphics with Tracy the Turtle

Creating Virtual Worlds


How To Run An Hour of of Code Webinar

Topics Covered:

  • Free CodeHS Hour of Code tutorials available
  • How to pick the right tutorial for your students
  • Tips on hosting a successful workshop
  • Other ways to engage your students during CSEdWeek

CodeHS Hour of Code Tutorials

Access all the CodeHS Hour of Code tutorials for free at codehs.com/hoc. This year, we added 3 new hour-long tutorials to our collections with the theme "Coding for Good." Check them out below.

  • Coding for a Litter-Free Community
  • Supporting Artists with Code
  • Coding for Data Visualization

Need help choosing the right Hour of Code tutorial for your students?

Reference the How to Choose the Right Tutorial Guide.

table with recommended courses based on student grade level and experience

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