Brilliant Labs
Monthly Coding
Challenges

Thank you for joining our monthly code challenges. 

Please note that any of these coding challenges can be done by any age or grade level.  These are only age grouping recommendations

MAY CODING CHALLENGES

May Coding P-2

Use MicroBit to display real-time data!

May Coding 3-5

Use Scratch to animate and bring your hand-drawn art to life!

May Coding 6-8

Explore the properties of physics in CoSpaces EDU by making a chain reaction machine.

May Coding 9-12

Learn how to use the video sensing option in scratch to make an interactive game.

APRIL CODING CHALLENGES

April Coding P-2

Use Scratch Jr to show how one season changes to the next.

April Coding 3-5

Use Scratch to animate and bring your hand-drawn art to life!

April Coding 6-8

Use what you’ve learned about the MicroBit to create a device that will help other build healthy habits.

April Coding 9-12

Learn how to use the video sensing option in scratch to make an interactive game.

MARCH CODING CHALLENGES

March Coding P-2

Learn about sorting, patterns, and secret codes with LEGO!

March Coding 3-5

Make your own carnival or arcade game using Scratch and Makey Makey.

March Coding 6-8

Code your own music using loops in Chrome Music Lab

March Coding 9-12

Python Games 101 Make a word jumble game using Python.

FEBRUARY CODING CHALLENGES

February Coding P-2

In this unplugged coding challenge, you’ll learn all about making secure passwords, and create a puzzle to play with a friend to decode the password using directional coding.

February Coding 3-5

Choose Your Own Adventure with Google Slides. Learn how to plan and write a choose your own adventure style story to share with your friends.

February Coding 6-8

Choose Your Own Adventure with Scratch. By Designing scenes, spirites, and animations, you can code an animated choose your own adventure in Scratch.

February Coding 9-12

Code a Quiz with Google Forms. Use the information you learned in class to create a quiz to help you and your friends prepare for an upcoming assessment.

JANUARY CODING CHALLENGES

January Coding P-2

Funky Functions. Explore and create functions with this tech-free coding activity.

January Coding 3-5

Use Make Code Arcade to create a video game linked to a topic you’ve learned about recently.

January Coding 6-8

AI and Our Oceans. Use the Code.org App Lab to create a phone application linked to ocean sustainability.

January Coding 9-12

Google App Scripts. Kick-off 2021 by getting organized! Use Google Scripts to code a personalized goals and activities planners.

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