Take the #kids2030 Challenge!

KCJ is challenging kids to change the world by creating a solution to plastic pollution!

Resources

Welcome to our resource section. Browse and download our easy-to-follow projects to keep learning alongside your students.

Projects & activities

Choose a subject to explore:

Other types of resources

The Canadian Primer to Computational Thinking and Code

Author: Kids Code Jeunesse

This primer is a clear & friendly introduction to what algorithms are, the strategies we use to make algorithms better (computational thinking), and how we turn them into computer algorithms (code) to use as creative tools. This resource also introduces the vocabulary necessary to learn and explore the basics of algorithms with others, even children.

What is computational thinking?

Author: Kids Code Jeunesse

In this video we describe what computational thinking means. We introduce and breakdown the four elements that make up the foundations of computational thinking: decomposition, pattern recognition, abstraction and algorithmic thinking.

CCUNESCO’s Teacher Toolkit

Author: CCUNESCO

This toolkit draws on a variety of resources to give educators a range of activities and best practices for students of all ages. Students will learn about human rights and global citizenship, sustainable development, climate action and reconciliation with Indigenous peoples.

Learning to code: A guide for grownups

Author: Kids Code Jeunesse

We’ve put together this guide that covers the importance of families learning to code, together. This guide for grownups includes simple definitions for complex-sounding terms, top tips, and activities to help you feel more confident learning alongside the children you care for, as you help them to become more engaged digital citizens.