Lesson Information

Third Grade Lesson

Week: 18 -- lessonID: 370

Essential Questions:

What is programming? Why should I learn to code a computer? How will this help me to be a learner?


Complete the Hour of Code to understand:
1. Computers use code to run programs called algorithms.
2. Algorithms are like recipes.
3. Codes include loops and conditionals.


Don't forget your Mini-Mission!


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The Standards

Lesson Standard:

CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.D.9 Identify arithmetic patterns (including patterns in the addition table or multiplication table), and explain them using properties of operations.

Technology Standard:

4. Critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making Students use critical thinking skills to plan and conduct research, manage projects, solve problems, and make informed decisions using appropriate digital tools and resources. a. Identify and define authentic problems and significant questions for investigation b. Plan and manage activities to develop a solution or complete a project c. Collect and analyze data to identify solutions and/or make informed decisions d. Use multiple processes and diverse perspectives to explore alternative solutions