Prep for the Hour of Code:

Choose a tutorial for your students

Plan ahead based on your technology available

During your Hour of Code

Inspire your students - show them a video

Check out these videos, featuring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Black Eyed Peas founder will.i.am and NBA star Chris Bosh talking about the importance of programming. (There are 1 minute, 5 minute, and 9 minute versions)

Get your students excited - give them a short intro

Most kids don’t know what computer science is. Here are some ideas:

Start your Hour of Code

Direct students to the activity

When your students come across difficulties

What to do if a student finishes early?