Code Kit Tutorial Lessons


Code Kit Tutorial Lesson

The littleBits Education Code Kit comes with everything students need to build & code four fun games, then get creative and invent their own! Before diving into the inventions, you may choose to start with a series of engaging tutorials.

CODE KIT TUTORIAL LESSONS

Code Tutorials are presented in a series of five plug-and-play lessons featuring:

In-app interactive tutorials, merging visual programming with Bits, that will teach your students the basics of inputs & outputs, loops, logic, variables, and functions
Fun videos that introduce each of these code concepts
A Code Master Workbook to use for assessment and reference as students move into the Invention Units

Click on the titles below to access the lesson materials.

– Inputs and Outputs: Control images, sound, and motion
– Loops: Make animated images
– Logic: Add choices to a game
– Variables: Create and use image, number, and coordinates variables
– Functions: Make custom blocks to level-up a game

To learn more about the Code Kit lessons and learning pathways, check out the Curriculum Guide.

Duration: 50 minute class period per tutorial

GRADE LEVEL
Elementary (ages 8-10)
Middle School (ages 11-13)

DIFFICULTY
Beginner

SUBJECT
Art/Design
Engineering
Computer Science/Coding
Technology

TOOLS USED
Code Kit App

LESSON GUIDE

STEP 1 : Visit CODE KIT EDUCATOR RESOURCES

We’ve created a suite of learning and support materials that aim to make teaching with the Code Kit an engaging and rewarding experience. Explore “Code Kit Educator Resources” (http://littlebits.cc/code-kit-resources) for customizable lessons, plus getting started guides, orientation videos and student handouts.