Hour of Code

The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Anyone, anywhere can organize an Hour of Code event. One-hour tutorials are available in over 45 languages. No experience needed. Ages 4 to 104.

Suggested Activities


Use blocks of code to take Alex or Steve on an adventure through this Minecraft world.

Code the News

It’s the HOC News! Videos and graphics are all about tech, diversity, kids, and coding. Finished projects can be uploaded to school website as the report on the HOC itself. 

The Amazing World of Gumball

In the Amazing World of Gumball episode “The Signal,” a glitch affects how the characters relate to each other. In this activity, continue the story by making your own glitch and imagining how Gumball and his friends would react to it.

Code Combat

Choose your hero and code your way through the ogre patrols, lava pits, and laser beams of Kithgard Dungeon. Level up, earn gems, and loot magic items to unlock new programming powers!

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