Why should students participate in at least an hour of coding?
Coding allows students to explore and experiment with hands-on, discovery learning activities. Coding incorporates literacy skills such as connecting, cause/effect, sequencing, and communicating. Skills such as problem solving, critical thinking, and all 8 of the Mathematical Practices are also involved. Consider how you can ignite thinking with at least one hour of code during the week.
Here are a few resources.