Algorithms and Programming - Program Development

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Facilitating Group Projects Remotely

I have LOVED Code.org's detailed adaptations for distance learners (synch and asynch). They have made my job as an online CS teacher much easier this year than it had been for the last 3.
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Pi Day Silliness

Pi Day, March 14th, is quickly approaching! It is by far my favorite holiday to celebrate with students in school.
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Read Across America Day!

It's "Read Across America Day!" This is the perfect chance to strengthen our cross-curricular connections between reading and coding. Here are a few of my favorite elementary-focused CSforAllTeachers books and literacy resources.
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Space Travel and Computer Science

This CS for Elementary posted resource about the upcoming Mars landing reminded me of a good reminder I gave to my AP students early in the year:
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Rubber Duck Day!

Today is National Rubber Duck Day! What a perfect day to use Rubber Duck Debugging with students!    Here are some of my favorite resources:
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AP CSP Exam 2021 Resource Sharing Discussion!

What resources do you have for the NEW AP CSP 2021 EXAM?! I have folders and folders of OLD material and I could use help compiling some NEW FREE resources for this updated 2021 exam... Especially FUN materials to assign for individual use (games are always a hit!).
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Scratch AR - Let's Get Moving!

One of my goals as a computer science teacher is to showcase the fun, playful, and creative side of computing.  Another goal is to expose my students to relevant, meaningful applications of compute