Grade 8

Grade 8 appropriate resources

CT Illustrated

Computational Thinking Illustrated is a cartoon guide to solving problems, designing systems, and understanding human behaviour!
This is a simple downloadable and printable cartoon series that explains the key aspects of computational thinking.
This is a grea…

Resource Link: http://www.ctillustrated.com/

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101 Computing

101 Computing is a great resource site from the UK that focuses on providing thorough lessons for a variety of coding purposes. You will find resources for computational thinking, HTML & CSS, JavaScript, Python, and more!
Beginner to advance, this site is a grea…

Resource Link: http://www.101computing.net/

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Text Adventures

GREAT procedural thinking resource allowing kids to write their own text games. Utilize if or else commands to progress through the story and create a choose your own adventure or interactive-fiction style of game. Able to run scripts, import images and animations.

Resource Link: http://textadventures.co.uk/quest

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Code Academy: Classroom Resources

Code Academy offers a comprehensive starting point for both teacher training and fully-fledged classroom units to introduce text based coding to your students.
Complete units in multiple different programming languages are available in this browser-based environment…

Resource Link: https://www.codecademy.com/schools/curriculum

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App Inventor

App Inventor and App Inventor 2:  App Inventor is a visual, blocks language for building Android Apps.  AppInventor.org is a site for learning and teaching how to program mobile apps with MIT’s App Inventor. These tutorials are refined versions of the tutorials th…

Resource Link: http://appinventor.mit.edu/

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