Despite winter storm Alivia in Grand Forks, we had an Hour of Code event at Schroeder Middle School. For several weeks prior to December 8, Mrs. Chandler and I had been working with her 8th grade students to employ a teach the teacher methodology with middle school students. So all classes at Schroeder were taught by students. The day was awesome and went off without a hitch!
Dr. Joel Schleicher talked to the students prior to sending them off to class and he talked about the importance of coding and the possibilities that coding could offer them.
Exposing students to coding, spheros, Ozobots, Makey Makey's, and Dash and Dot's was a learning experience for everyone and the coolest thing is that we have no idea where this exposure will take out students!
Here is our schedule: