Python Introduction

 

Class Python Introduction
Age 11+
Prerequisite Pre-Algebra
Schedule 2 hr/week. 16 weeks.
Description Step-by-step explanations will have kids learning computational thinking right away, while visual and game-oriented examples hold their attention. Friendly introductions to fundamental programming concepts such as variables, loops, and functions will help even the youngest programmers build the skills they need to make their own cool games and applications. 
Curriculum
  1. Get started using python with python IDLE.
  2. Draw by Turtle graphics.
  3. Variables and expressions.
  4. Loops are fun.
  5. Conditions make decisions.
  6. Random number generation.
  7. Functions.
  8. Timers and animation.
  9. User Interaction.
  10. Game Programming.

*Python Basics class offers the first 4 classes of Python Introduction to 9-11 years old as a trial class.