An Hour of Code with Star Wars Ages 6+

An Hour of Code with Star Wars!

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Code.org has a brand new tutorial for the Hour of Code 2015, in partnership with Disney and Lucasfilm featuring Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Work with Rey to guide the new droid, BB-8, through a mission. Then, join Leia to create and share your own game in a galaxy far, far away.

Try an early preview of Star Wars: Building a Galaxy with Code

Students will learn to write JavaScript to power their games. A tablet-friendly, drag-and-drop version will be available in the next few weeks and translated into 30+ languages soon (if you can help translate, visit http://code.org/translate). You can also check out other options for all ages. And stay tuned for more tutorials are coming soon.

Prizes for Every Educator

There are 80,000 Hour of Code events signed up worldwide. Help your students join in on this record-breaking event! Every organizer will receive a gift card to Amazon, iTunes or Windows Store. Join in.

I couldn’t be more excited to share with you today. Code your own game with Star Wars: Building a Galaxy with Code, share it, and tell us what you think!

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