Hour of Code

Coding Resources

They have updated the website to include a game referencing the new Moana movie!  AND there is something for music creation, and MORE!!  Click here to check out Moana!


Go to the Home of Hour of Code: 


Here are some great videos to watch to learn more about why we should code and the importance of coding in our lives.

Start your Hour of Code with this video, or one of these.


For some lower elementary: lets you filter by grade level (pre-reader, 2-5) and has a ton of activities. also has activities specifically for K-2.


You can also check out which has Junior Coding Puzzles for primary ages.


What else can we make with code? Check this out:


SCRATCH is another coding website:



AND, for the more adventurous: Khan Academy also offers "courses"! 

  • Drawing with code: Learn to program using JavaScript, one of the world's most popular programming languages (ages 8+).
  • Creating webpages: Learn to make your own webpages using the basics of HTML and CSS (ages 10+).
  • Creating SQL databases: Learn the fundamentals of databases using SQL to create data tables and query the data (ages 12+).


Apps for the iPads:

  • Tynker for Tablets
  • Kodable
  • Scratch Jr.
  • The Foos
  • Daisy the Dinosaur


Give Code Monkey a try: However, you will need your teacher to give you a code!


Additional TEACHER Resources from eSchool News!