Holiday Coding Activities
By Fogarty EDfutures | December 20, 2020
Keep your Ninjas occupied these holidays while they work on their coding skills. Here’s a few holiday-themed coding activities to keep them entertained and engaged.
- 8 winter themed projects to keep the kids busy over the holidays. Although this list was first published in 2018 (and it’s not winter where we are!), it still highlights a great selection of eight coding activities for a range of abilities.
- Check out the awesome projects on the Futures Lab Youtube page. Our awesome Champion Jonathan has put together a range of instructional videos, game-maker tutorials and Scratch activities.
- Fun Parent-Child Summer Projects for Coders and Tech Junkies. This list promotes a couple of websites that provide step-by-step coding tutorials and games.
- Five easy coding projects to do with kids these holidays. The five activities outlined on this site are perfect for Ninjas aged 7 to 13. Check them out and have a go!
- Join these one-day online coding camps by Code4Fun in Australia. The one-day ‘camps’ are running from Jan 11 – 21st, with options for Scratch, Java or Python. Note there is a cost associated ($50).
- Wanting your Ninjas to unplug these holidays? Check out this paper-based coding activity where you need to solve the code to uncover the secret message.