Do you have a little monster who wants to learn how to code? This packet includes 3 different missions for your young coder. This packet has the ability to be adapted for varying skill sets.
Secret Codes For Kids
Who doesn't love uncovering a secret code or message? In the first mission kids will use a cipher to decode a series of messages. Children should be able to recognize and write the letters of the alphabet. If necessary, an adult can help them read the secret code once it is revealed.
Next up there is a coding game that offers 3 levels of challenge so you can adapt it as your young coder learns. Start with the basic game board and play rules. After that the tools have been provided for kids to create their own coding game. Creating their own game is a fantastic tool for developing strategic thinking and planning skills. For the more experienced coders, there are revised coding cards that provide more advanced functions and will required greater planning and strategy skills.
Binary Code For Kids
In the final section, kids will learn about Binary Code, the language of computers. Your little ones will have fun as they tackle their mission to translate words into Binary.