CodeHS offers our Intro to Programming with Karel the Dog course in Spanish. Learn more about this introductory course below and see Using CodeHS with English Language Learners for some best practices for using CodeHS. If you are looking for a shorter version of this course, check out our Hour of Code: La Programación con Karel el Perro.
Why Teach Intro to Programming with Karel the Dog:
Introduction to Programming with Karel the Dog is an introductory course that teaches students the basics of programming by giving commands to a computer just like you give commands to a dog.
Karel is a dog that lives in a grid world and can be instructed to move around and pick up and put down tennis balls.
What’s Covered in Intro to Programming with Karel the Dog: