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Computer Science Education Week at Columbine

Computer Science Education Week was December 7th - 11th, and it was a busy week at Columbine!

All students participated in 90 minutes of computer science during that week to develop skills in critical thinking, creativity, and reasoning.

Week of Code

This week at Longmont Estates students and teachers celebrated the "Hour of Code."  Each classroom actually went through coding rotations for an hour and a half.  Students worked with their buddy classrooms on programming games at Code.org.  Then they went into the STEM lab to help teach each other how to program our robots, Dash and Dot, Ollie, and Sphero.  FInally, with help from volunteers at Intel, students learned about binary code in an unplugged activity.  There has been a lot of excitement in the building about this, and it's prompted a few di