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Hello Doc Challenge

What are your go-to first week ice-breakers for online and hybrid classes?  I recently shared this with a CSTA local chapter group and thought CS for All Teachers might be interested....
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Unplugged Activity Idea: Color Coding

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Are you looking for a quick, unplugged activity to check for understanding or misconceptions of programming concepts? Try using selective highlighting with snippets of code!
Webinar

What's new with Kiki? Augmented Reality with Coding!

On Thursday, May 9 at 4:30pm Pacific/7:30pm Eastern, we held a webinar on what was new with Kiki Prottsman. Kiki is an author and entrepreneur, known mostly for her work with computer science, including several books: Computational Thinking and Coding for Every Student, My First Coding Book, and Disney’s Coding with Anna and Elsa.
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Abstraction Analogies

     I recently "attended" the webinar "Cooperative strategies" with guest speakers...Jeff Gray, Ruth Farmary, Blake Cook and Rebekah Lang I learned so many strategies I was able to take straight into the classroom.
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Bach-lash: Machine Learning and Music

  This Slate article about the Bach-lash over the recent Google Doodle has so many interesting ideas for students to discuss in regards to Artificial Intelligence. 
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Candy Hearts Coding (standards included)

Tynker has a free "Conversation Heart" coding activity. Check out the resource in our Elementary Community. This particular exercise can be approached from a variety of academic angles:
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ECS v8 & What’s New in the World of CS Education

Are you teaching Exploring Computer Science (ECS) this year? Did you know version 8 was released summer 2018? This webinar was held on Tuesday, October 23 at 7:30pm ET with Don Yanek and one of the ECS team members who helped to develop modifications for the Unit 4/Scratch lessons.
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Webinar - Integrating CS in P-5 Humanities

Building on the idea of integrating CS, Mary and the team from devX PD discussed practical strategies for P-5 teachers to use CS to bring ELA, arts, and social studies to the 21st century.