K12 Youth Code
An National US Coding League For Middle School Students
"ask your teacher to register your class"
Ten Weeks of National MIT Scratch Coding Competition!
K12 Youth Code is a national Scratch-programming league created for US public, charter, homeschool and private school students in Kindergarten through 8th grades. Scratch is a “media-rich programming environment” recently developed by MIT’s Media Lab that “lets you create your own animations, games, and interactive art.” Scratch is intended to “enhance the development of technological fluency among youths.
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Develop Awesome Projects!
Students will be issued a tutorial video with each new weekly challenge. The challenges will become increasingly more difficult but students will be guided by videos and tutorials along the way. Build animations, games, stories that incorporate Math, Science and Writing. Watch your students improve their critical thinking and problem solving skills. Sign up TODAY and give your students an incredible advantage.
Prepare Students For The 21st Century!
Enroll your students in the K12youthcode league and watch them develop critical skills that help them develop into all-round students of the 21st century; They will learn the Importance of winning, learning from loss, time management adaptability, grace under pressure. Sign up today and give your students a significant advantage!
Win Cool Prizes!
Participants will win certificates, flash-drives, robot sets and laptop computers. Our sponsors will also donate swag and other fun prizes to winning teams. Signup today and challenge your students to improve their critical thinking and problem solving skills. Expose them to technology and prepare them for a future of careers in STEM. Signup TODAY!
K12 YC Uses MIT's Scratch Programming
"It's important for everyone to learn to code the same way it's important to learn to write" -- Mitchel Resnick, MIT Media Labs
Students all over the world are learning code logic, problem solving and critical thinking skills using Scratch programming. K12 Youth Code provides a framework for national and international competition for our young scholars. Students will solve challenges, learn to work within teams and win fun prizes.
- Teams compete within their counties
- County winners then compete within their states
- State winners move on to compete at a national level
- National winners then compete for the World Scratch Championship prize
- New challenges are issued every week, certificates and prizes are awarded weekly, students learn problem solving, critical reasoning and analysis skills and are prepared for programming languages like Java.
- Join today and give your students an advantage!!!