Code Your World: NYSD 2018
Computer Science is a 21st-century skill that empowers young people to be creators, rather than just consumers of technology. Computer science experiences ignite innovation and develop problem-solving skills that are applicable in all areas of the real world. Today, computer science is driving growth and innovation across all sectors of the workforce. Engaging in computer science empowers young people for their future.
Learn about Code Your World, the 2018 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge and how you can use these free resources to engage young people in computer science through hands-on doing. Developed by West Virginia University Extension Services and Google, Code Your World is perfect for afterschool programs. It includes computer-based activities on Google's CS First platform and unplugged activities that teach computational thinking in computer science to beginner coders ages 8-14.