Hour of Code® lessons from CS First
Everyone belongs in the world of computer science
These simple, self-guided lessons are designed to make coding fun for everyone. It's easy to get started, with no CS knowledge needed.
Browse lessons below that inspire your students to fuel their passions
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View the lesson details containing starter projects and lesson plans
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Learn about the different instructional formats to best suit your classroom
Lesson instructions and scaffolding are integrated directly into Scratch for CS First for a step by step experience
Students watch videos in one tab and navigate to a separate tab to code projects in the Scratch for CS First coding area
A set of activities that introduce students to CS concepts without a computer
Keep the learning going
Encourage your students to go further with computer science. Check out the rest of our curriculum or have them show off their creativity with a playground project.