My students need class set of coding materials to learn coding practices.
This project expired on July 27, 2018.
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The students of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are a diverse group of learners. While they are digital natives and born into a world full of technology, they still need the computer science training and opportunity to create, explore and engage with technology. Currently there are limited resources at individual schools for teachers to access.
Our district Innovation Centers will provide teachers and students with the opportunity to check out and explore STEAM resources and activities.
Students will get hands-on experience and time to tinker around. Our hope is that these Innovation Centers will provide a variety of choices to help teachers integrate more computer science exploration and education into many different aspects of their curriculum.
The creation of an Innovation Center for students in our district will provide opportunities for teachers to use STEM materials in their classrooms and to share those items with others in the district.
The Cubelet building sets will be used to allow students to build structures and code them to complete design tasks.
Ozobots are an easy coding device that can be used with markers to draw out paths or with a coding application. These are class sets of materials.
These materials will spur creative thought and will use engineering principles to engage learners in solving problems and discovering the possibilities of future design challenges.
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