An Introduction to Coding

Check out the new Introduction to Coding course now available in Moodle.

This course uses the Swift Playgrounds app to teach introductory coding concepts. Swift Playgrounds is a free iPad app from Apple that helps anyone learn coding fundamentals by writing in Swift.  In Learn to Code 1 and 2, students learn programming concepts by solving puzzles in a way that’s both fun and challenging, building confidence and skill.

This course is designed for use in a blended classroom and follows the Learn to Code 1 & 2 Teacher Guide. Assignments can be submitted within Moodle and feature an integrated grade book.

Required Resources:  Students will need an iPad supporting iOS 10.0 or later as well as the Swift Playgrounds app.  Additional compatibility information can be found at Swift Playgrounds.

If you are interested in this course, please contact Ramona Langston (rlangston@alsde.edu)  for more information.