This class is designed for students who can read and have no prior programming experience. In this course, students will used a web-based application to create programs to solve problems and develop interactive games or stories they can share. Typing experience is not required.
Recommended for grades 2-5.
Learn Python using Electronics
This class will teach the fundamentals of the Python programming language. Students will use a block-based application to understand basic concepts and to become familiar with text-based Python. Students will also learn basic electronics. As the class progresses, the students will write programs to interact with the world by controlling LED lights, motors, buzzers, and switches and by collecting data from touch sensors, temperature probes, knobs, and more. Note that only low voltages and very low currents are used in classroom activities.
Recommended for grades 3-5