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Establish fundamental computer science skills. Build projects through free play using Scratch, a block coding language. Apply previously learned concepts like functions, variables, conditionals, while expanding knowledge of new coding strategies, like comparison operators and parameters. Unplugged and Digital Citizenship lessons discuss ethical Internet behaviors, problem solving strategies, and a variety of STEM careers. At the end of this course, students will have practiced basic programming concepts and expanded their understanding of block coding.
Each lesson plan is designed to enable students to achieve specific learning outcomes related to course aligned computer science competencies. For example, at the end of this course students will be able to:
— Amy Giba, STEM Teacher
— Collin Yust, 3rd Grade Teacher
Not every student loves to code, and that’s ok. That’s why the Core Pillars of Ellipsis Education are at the center of every course. Each pillar includes activities built to engage every learning style in the classroom.
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