Intro to Computer Science
This course is targeted to middle school grades 6-8 (ages 11-14 years). It is also written for teachers who may not have a Computer Science background, or who may be teaching an “Intro to Computer Science” course for the first time.
This course takes approximately 8 weeks to complete, spending about 1 week on each of the first 5 lessons, and 3 weeks for students to complete the final project at the end.
Of course, teachers should feel free to customize the curriculum to meet individual school or district resources and timeframe.
Start with Tokymaker
5 chapter videotutorials to understand all the basics of Tokymaker and start creating
Resources for the student
Document the student has to follow to complete the course.
Your project is not working? Check this first! You will probably find the answer to your question here.
Resources for the teacher
Use this guide to assess students’ understanding of the concepts taught in the tutorials.
Lesson 1: Inputs & Outputs
Fun Students will complete the inputs & outputs code tutorials in the Create.tokylabs.com web to learn how to control the Inputs, like Touch buttons, push buttons, sensors, etc, and the outputs, like the screen, LEDs, etc.