This summer Calexico Unified School District is providing students with a unique opportunity. Code Your Adventure is a course designed for students who are looking to improve their writing while learning how to code. There are three summer groups available from 2nd to 7th grade. Groups are organized based on dominate age within groups. Summer courses last six weeks and meals are provided. Students will be using various applications and devices to complete coding and writing projects. Open house will showcase student projects. Parents this is an excellent opportunity for your child to experience elementary coding and writing.
Students filled in nervously on the first day of class. The classroom was set up with mazes, iPads, Chrome books, paints, storyboards, and robots. Classes started with students creating login credentials for storybird.com. Students were introduced into applications and devices that were used during Code Your Adventure. Check out the Activities Outline Calendar for fourth and sixth grade group.
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Michelle Villasenor is a elementary teacher that focuses on educational technology and student-centered learning. She holds a Masters of Education in Curriculum Instruction from University of San Diego.