iCanCode Fall 2016

New iCanCode Workshops Begin Nov. 1

A new round of beginner computer coding classes for kids in grades 4-6 starts on Tuesday, November 1. Students will learn programming by creating their own interactive stories, games, animations, and websites. The classes involve self-paced lessons based on skills (beginner, intermediate, advanced). Returning students will pick up from where they left off. Space is limited. Register for the class through the website on the flyer below.
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VCS Hour of Code

Did You Do Your Hour of Code?

Did you do your “hour of code”? The week of December 7 was “Hour of Code” week, encouraging everyone to invest an hour learning how to write some computer code. A number of VCS students took part, as you’ll see from the excerpt below from the weekly school newsletters and the Messenger Post article “They’re cracking the code at Victor, other Ontario County schools, taking part in world-wide computer science push”. If you and your child have not yet done your hour, there are a number of online resources available even to elementary school students. Continue reading