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Watch the activity overview video

This video shows staff facilitating the activity featured in the skill video.
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Hour of Code Overview

This is a video of a real afterschool program. These videos serve as discussion starters around a particular skill and are not examples of perfect practice.
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As you watch the skill video below, think about these questions:

How do the mentors describe computer science?

What did the facilitators do to make the activity successful?

What are some of the problems youth were trying to solve as they worked on their programs?

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Watch the skill video

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Computer Science: It's Easier Than You Think

This is a video of a real afterschool program. These videos serve as discussion starters around a particular skill and are not examples of perfect practice.
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Now that you've watched the video, reflect on what you saw and post your responses.

How would you help connect computer science to everyday activities that you do?
How would you facilitate an activity that requires computers?
How would you introduce computer science to a group of novice coders?