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Dive into Code

Graph Paper Programming

Bands: Years F-2, 3-4, 5-6

Duration: 1 hour

Learn how programming works without a computer. Students provide each other with instructions to reproduce an existing picture by colouring in squares on graph paper. Thinking about the right commands to use and the order required to use them is a critical part of computational thinking.

Learn how programming works without a computer. Students provide each other with instructions to reproduce an existing picture by colouring in squares on graph paper. Thinking about the right commands to use and the order required to use them is a critical part of computational thinking.

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