Giggles? Robots? Grandmothers? You may be at a Girls Code course

This local news story shares a Ready to Code program for girls at Homer Public Library in Homer, Alaska.
This example of a Ready to Code library program shows how a rural library developed a program to engage and support girls and their families in robotics and coding activities.
Audience: 
Upper elementary (3-5)
Middle school (6-8)
Rural communities
Girls
Learner Experience w/ CS & CT: 
Beginner
Some Practice
Experienced
Facilitator Type: 
Library staff member
Community member
Facilitator Experience w/ CS & CT: 
Beginner
Some Practice
Experienced
Type of Library: 
Public
Library Location Type: 
Rural
Suburban
Urban
Size: 
Very small (< 300 students, < 10k population)
Small (< 500 students, < 24k population)
Medium (< 750 students, < 99k population)
Large (< 1000 students, < 500k population)
Very large (1000+ students, 500k+ population)
Topic: 
Robotics
Careers
Making
Program Type & Frequency: 
Out of school time
Ongoing sessions
Requirements: 
Technology not required
No cost
Ready to Code Pathway Connection: 
Broadening participation
Family engagement
Resource Type: 
Ready to Code examples
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