Welcome to the 2021 Hour of Code! Each of our 2021 activities encourage creativity and design thinking while learning about programming. You can read about each activity below and you can view a full list of our Hour of Code activities at kodable.com/hour-of-code.

Hour of Code 2021: Design Your Hero

Welcome to Bug World! The Kodable fuzzFamily needs coding help. Students use inspiration from real-life heroes with their imagination to design a character who will protect the fuzzFamily. Choosing the properties their hero possesses, students put their strength to the test against the buggy slimes of Bug World. Complete video lesson and teacher notes are included in this self-guided activity. Best for students in grades 2-5.

Hour of Code 2021: Make Shapes with Code

Math is a part of our lives everywhere. In this activity, students use math and coding skills to make their own maze, try to solve it, and share with classmates. From basic squares to more complex shapes, students will use design thinking and math skills as they build their own solvable Kodable levels. Complete video lesson and teacher notes are included in this self-guided activity. Best for students in grades K-2.

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Hour of Code 2021: Beach Cleanup with Kodable

Join the fuzzFamily as they code to create a cleaner environment for their friends on the Fuzztopia beaches. Learn to use code for good! This self-guided activity includes 4 video tutorials to explain coding concepts. Can your students recycle enough trash to earn a prize? If this is your students' first time using Kodable, we encourage you to use the brief teacher lesson here


Make Mazes with Kodable - for grades K-2

The Kodable Maze Maker activity walks students through a few levels of Kodable and ends with a prompt encouraging them to create a maze making a shape. Students can select their grade to complete the age appropriate prompt and activities. If this is your students' first time trying Kodable, we encourage you to use the brief teacher lesson here

Build Your Own Kodable Fuzz - for grades 2-5

The Kodable Fuzz Builder Activity includes a video prompt encouraging students to create a fuzz using JavaScript inspired by their favorite story or character. The students will be guided through creating a fuzz. Then students complete a selection of Kodable mazes with their new fuzz. We do encourage you to use the brief teacher lesson here

Note: This is an advanced tutorial. It is recommended that second grade students have previous Kodable experience before attempting this. 

Classic Kodable Hour of Code Activity - for all grades

If you're looking for a completely self guided activity and want to complete the classic introduction to coding and Kodable. You can get your students started by going to our Hour of Code Game page, there you can log in with a class code or play without saving.  Once students are logged in, they can click the "Home" button, and then click the Control Center Tree House in the middle of Fuzztopia. This will take students to the first introductory level of Kodable. Happy coding!

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