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FUN1a

Introduction to Coding

Class Description:

Total beginner? This is the class for you. In this introductory course to computer science and coding, students are expected to have little to no experience with code. The main goal of this course is to help young students look at programs through the eyes of the computer, and learn how to change and manipulate information. FUN1a students are also going to work on basic computer mechanics and skills, preparing them to advance to through our curriculum.

Prerequisites:

9+, Proficiency in arithmetic and basic computer usage. permission of instructor.

Class Features:
Class Project(s)

Students will build, test, and publish their own game on the scratch system
Homework/Quizzes

Some Optional Homework

Our homework is done online
Student Support:
Class Recordings

We provide recordings of our classes for if a student misses or needs to re-listen to a class.
Parent Support:
Student Progress Report

KTBYTE will e-mail parents with behavior and grade progess reports.
Syllabus:

Line art made in JavaBlocks: This project teaches concepts like color effects, mouse position, and using the line function in interesting ways.

Make your own sceene in JavaBlocks: We teach our studnets how to use Sprites to incorperate their own images in their code and let them get creative with setting up their sceene.

Online Class Options:

Spring Semester
18 weekly lessons
Wed Jan 30 - Jun 12
5:20pm - 6:20pm ET
$788/semester
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Spring Semester
18 weekly lessons
Thu Jan 31 - Jun 13
8:40pm - 9:40pm ET
$788/semester
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Spring Semester
18 weekly lessons
Sat Feb 2 - Jun 15
8:40pm - 9:40pm ET
$788/semester
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