The Hour of Code takes place each year during Computer Science Education Week. The 2017 Computer Science Education Week will be December 4-10, but you can host an Hour of Code all year round. Their newly featured coding module for the year is all about Minecraft.
To learn more about the Hour of Code, check out these videos below. Then if you missed it & want to check it out--or if you simply need more of it--you might want to take advantage of the holiday break ahead to dive right in, getting your feet wet with coding. Check out the Hour of Code website to find the right level for you and a multitude of activities that will get you programming like a rock star.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsOIlDT145A; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IoPx_rSicrM; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSg9dZBtSWc; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fzwa6Pm03Zk