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Self-paced | 6-8 Grade Teachers | 5 Modules
Start and end this course at your convenience; there are no due dates. Our recommended pace is one module per week. Expect to spend around 10 hours working on this course.
Teachers will be able to teach computer science topics to middle school students using unplugged activities and the Scratch programming tool.
This 5-module course is delivered through online and mailed materials. Participants are encouraged to work on the course collaboratively in a group of 2-4 peers (optional).
Each module should take around 2 hours to complete. A total of 10 PD clock hours for the entire course is suggested.
All projects, activities, and content are directly applicable to teachers working with 6-8 grade students. At the end of the course, participants will receive a signed certificate of completion.
This course is recommended for middle school teachers who are new to computer science or have limited exposure to teaching it and would like to deepen their understanding of computer science and the Scratch programming tool.