General Electives Course for Grades 7, 8
Discover the concepts of computer programming and practice writing programs in Principles of Coding, an AOA elective for students in grades 7 and 8.
Discover the fundamental concepts of computer programming with this semester-long career course for students in grades 7 and 8. Throughout the semester, students learn how particular programming concepts work and put them into practice using a platform called Scratch.
This hands-on course requires a lot of critical thinking as students design, write, and troubleshoot computer programs. By the end of the semester, students gain the skills they need to write programs in Scratch that show a presentation, run a simple video game, run a simulation, and design graphics.
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Overview of Concepts
- Computational Thinking
- Computer Practice and Programming
- Data and Information
- Connecting Math and Computer Science
- Mobile Technology and Society
- Course Review and Final Exam