Tech-Up Resources

Tech-Up Parent & Educator Resources

 

https://curriculum.code.org/

Code.org has a full curriculum to incorporate CS into their daily lessons. Teach a whole course or pick and choose lessons that fit best with your class.

 

https://code.org/learn

Code.org challenges classrooms and households all around the world to an hour of code a day. The website is complete with tons of activities to get you started.

 

 

Google is a fantastic resource for learning about Computational Thinking(CT), CS, coding and digital literacy. Here are some of our favorites. Explore their sites for many more awesome resources. 

 

https://beinternetawesome.withgoogle.com/en

Be Internet Awesome is Google’s curriculum for Digital Literacy complete with its own video game(Interland). Free, fun and extremely addictive.

 

https://applieddigitalskills.withgoogle.com/c/en/curriculum.html

Google’s curriculum for teaching CS, CT, coding and digital literacy. Tons of enticing activities for your students or kids at home.

 

https://edu.google.com/resources/programs/exploring-computational-thinking/#!ct-materials

This link has tons of lesson plans and activities read to use for students.

 

http://www.cs4fn.org/

Computer Science(CS) for Fun aids in exploration of CS with activities like magic tricks, puzzles and history lessons.

 

https://learning.mozilla.org/en-US/

Loads of activities related to CS. As well as opportunities to join the Mozilla online community.

 

https://www.controlwithcable.org/

Help your child make the best of technology, information and media with Control with Cable’s educational activities.

 

https://www.commonsense.org/education/

Common Sense Education teaches students about digital literacy.

 

https://classic.csunplugged.org/activities/

A list of genius unplugged activities for the classroom, house or for those who want to unplug and get away from their screens.

 

https://www.tinkercad.com/

A free online 3D design and printing app with tutorials.

 

https://www.codecademy.com/

Free online tutorials for learning about coding. Learn Python, JavaScript, HTML and more!

 

https://www.codesters.com/

Codesters is for teachers to sign their classes up for coding lessons that they can track and monitor.