CALLING ALL SINGERS, MUSICIANS, & DANCERS — Our Hour of Code® Challenge Starts Nov. 9!

JOIN THE CHALLENGE

Celebrate Computer Science Education Week With Your Head up

Our pre-built lesson plans will have you singing and dancing your way through Hour of Code ® with Unruly Studios. So You Think You Can Code encourages classrooms to show off their moves, musical prowess, AND coding skills through short video submissions. A group of very Unruly judges will select winners from five categories.

Hour of Code® At Your Pace

WEEKS 1-4

WEEKS 4-5

Talent Show Submissions

WEEK 6

Judging & Announcement of Winners

We challenge you to get more than an hour of code in this year! That’s why we’ve designed a low-lift, scaffolded challenge from November 9 to December 15 for schools to complete at their own speed.

Dance Machine

DOWNLOAD LESSON PLAN
STOMP-E-WHAT?!
HOW TO SUBMIT

2-Day Stompetition (12/14 & 12/15)



Three Pre-Built Coding Activities

Optional Student Activity:
Music Maker

Talent Show

Due Friday, 12/9 at 5 pm ET

THE LARGE FINE PRINT
  1. All performances must feature Splats
  2. Performance filmed in PORTRAIT mode and no longer than 60 seconds
  3. Music and dance must be school appropriate
  4. Each school can submit up to 5 video clip submissions
  5. Submit code via .SPLAT or screenshot
  6. Schools have until Friday, December 9th at 5 pm ET to submit
HOW TO SUBMIT A VIDEO

JONATHAN JONES

New England Patriots Cornerback

Businessman, Philanthropist

Beth Marcus, Ph.D.

Sr. Principal Technologist at Amazon

Jonathan Lee

Billboard Producer/Grammy Nominated Engineer

Noisette

French Alpine Goat

HEAR FROM JONATHAN J.
HEAR FROM BETH
HEAR FROM JONATHAN L.
HEAR FROM NOISETTE

MEET THE JUDGES!

(AKA THE GOATS!)

Best Performance Overall

Judges will evaluate based on performance and code.


Best Code Overall

Judges will look for code simplicity, connection to the performance, and overall creativity.


Teamwork Award!

Multi-student performances only! Judges will look for the best examples of groups working together.


School Spirit

Winning performances will demonstrate exceptional school pride.


Most Resilient

Awarded to performances or code that is particularly challenging.

WINNING CATEGORIES

SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR...

AN EPIC TWO-DAY STOMPETITION!

Get ready to stomp for a cause! All stomps recorded on December 14th & 15th are counted towards a monetary donation to a charity selected by New England Patriots player, Jonathan Jones!

We will donate $3,000 to charity if we achieve at least
2 million stomps collectively. Any school that reaches 20,000 stomps individually will receive a special prize for students.

SO, YOU THINK YOU CAN CODE?

LET'S FIND OUT!

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