Hour of Code Virtual Event 2020


Hour of Code Virtual Event 2020
Date/Time
Registration Begins
9/10/2020
Last Day To Register
11/13/2020 8:00 PM
Location
online via Zoom
US
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Join us for our 3rd annual Hour of Code event.   This event is open to all youth, regardless of BSA participation.  Cub Scouts can complete parts of the Cub Scouts Can Code NOVA Award (information about how to complete requirement 3 with the family). 

Participants will spend two hours online learning about coding, coding with professionals, and may have the opportunity to create their own game (depending on the group).   Youth get to learn about coding from computer experts from companies like Dell, Google, Atlassian and more.  Youth will earn a patch that will be mailed out to them after the event.    Cost is $10 per participant. 

Event outline:

You will need to have a computer with zoom and internet (Zoom link included in the receipt under Additional Information)

10:00AM - Welcome and intro to event

10:15AM - Intro to computer science and coding (will cover requirement 2 for Cub Scouts can Code NOVA Award)

10:30AM - Move youth into groups of 3-4 youth and 2 adults company volunteers to complete one hour of coding within the Hour of Code Program (https://hourofcode.com/us)

11:45AM - Youth and volunteers return from zoom rooms and discuss importance of coding

12:00PM - Event Ends

Cost
$10.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
Please see https://www.bsacac.org/refund-policy for the refund policy and to request a refund.

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