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Coding Explorations

Coding Explorations is a mini-course where students learn to code as it relates to music, art, and sports. Using a block-coding environment, students create music beats, explore the digital art medium by building coding programs that create collages, and develop their own sports video games and simulations using code.

Overview & Highlights

Level
Middle School, High School
Contact Hours
40
Timeframe
Quarter

Course Overview

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Coding in Music
Coding + Music introduces students to the basics of coding through music! In this block-coding environment, students investigate how code can be used to create and enhance music by building programs that generate beat patterns, chord progressions, and musical sequences with visualizations.
Generating Art with Code
Coding + Art introduces students to the basics of coding through art! In this block-coding environment, students explore the digital art medium by building coding programs that create collages, imitate techniques of famous artists like Jackson Pollock and Andy Warhol, and tell stories through a sequence of multimedia scenes.
Coding in Sports
Coding + Sports introduces students to the basics of coding through sports! In this block-coding environment, students develop their own sports video games and simulations using code. Throughout the module, students build different sports visualizations and multi-level games that can be played with friends.

29
Lessons
29
Videos
19
Challenges
6
Offline Handouts

Demo Programs

Explore programs that your students will build throughout this course!

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