December 2013 Community Call

Thank you to everyone who joined us this month in both the US & Ireland for our community call discussion Curriculum & Teaching.

Here are some of the resources that we'd like to share:


Many dojos start off using Scratch as a way to introduce programming in a visual and interactive way.

What are some good next steps and ideas to get started?

CoderDojo Silicon Valley has shared some of their great resources:


What are some other alternatives i.e. if you don't have good Internet/wifi?

There are several other similar programs that dojos have tried:


We've thought about projects that the youth can pick up and work on if they wish, what are some ideas?


CoderDojo Burlington VT has been tinkering with Bootstrap, have any other dojos used it?

  • Algebraic Videogame Programming – Bootstrap is a curricular module for students ages 12-16, which teaches algebraic and geometric concepts through computer programming:

How can we contribute curriculum?

Please request access to join the Kata Group or email requests to [email protected].

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