We Love to Code

     We Love to Code Wk    
    ‘We Love To Code’ is an annual event where FHSD is helping demystify computer science coding. Technology has changed every industry on the planet, and computing knowledge has become part of a well-rounded skillset. FHSD provides this opportunity to show that anyone can learn coding basics and broaden participation in the field of computer science. Coding helps nurture problem solving skills, logic, and creativity. Join in the fun! Learn more about why you should give coding a try by clicking here. (YouTube video)    
      

Day

Activity

When

Mon

Complete an Hour of Code!

Print out completion certificate(s) & give to us @ LC desk to enter daily drawings.







before school, during lunch w/ a pass, after school, at home, etc.

Tues

Wed

Sign up for Sphero Maze Races taking place Thurs & Fri!

Skyping w/ Neal Taparia! - co-founder of EasyBib. @ 16, he & a friend started writing the code for EasyBib. Last year sold company for 42 million $!

During seminar (form needed), space limited

Thurs

Complete an Hour of Code!

(links above - more can be found here)


Print out completion certificate(s) & give to us @ LC desk to enter daily drawings. 




before school, during lunch w/ a pass, after school, at home, etc.

Sphero Maze Races in LC - fastest time through the maze wins! We’ll be using the Tickle app to code (looks a lot like like Scratch).

Fri

Participants will be invited to a pizza lunch 3/24!

Guidance bringing in guest speakers throughout week too! Check at the guidance office for more info.

   
   
 For even more coding resources click here!
   
    For the following guest speaker opportunities, sign up in Guidance.
   
    2/6 - 2nd pd - Mastercard programmer, Gina O'Daniels      
    2/8 - 12:45-1:30 - Launch Code Software Engineer, Cheryl Schaeffer     
     2/9 - 4AB - User Experience Designer, Timothy Hykes    
     2/9 - 6th pd - Thomas Reuters Lead Software Engineer, Chris Leighton    
     2/10 - 6th pd - Assistant Professor, St. Charles Comm College, Rex McKanry    

 

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