Overview videos http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JJzFD4EdeuY 3 mins
Getting started video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edN07wcbj2w 4 mins 26 secs
Go to http://pencilcode.net/
Click Let’s play
Click the blue play button – see what happens. Look at the code.
Click top left – blocks – on the blue bar. Highlight the code and delete.
Go to pencil code lesson 1 and do Beginner Activities http://activity.pencilcode.net/ Good place to start.
There are 100 more activities at http://bit.ly/1vwwd3z which can be printed out. These are good for student choice e.g. smiley face.
The gym is a fun way to learn pencil code http://gym.pencilcode.net If they want to do more, students to sign up for an account http://activity.pencilcode.net/home/worksheet/signup.html
Other resources: http://guide.pencilcode.net/
Why women should be coding: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sp5miJi4A8