Programming 1B

Solve more challenging puzzles and build programs using Tynker Workshop.

Grades 1 - 2
  • Web
$399 per year
(up to 30 students)


Solve more challenging puzzles and build simple projects. This lesson plan contains more puzzles and also includes several lessons where students use Tynker Workshop to create their first working programs. There are about 80 puzzles from fun adventures such as Codey's Quest, Lost in Space, Lazer Racer and Dragon Journey. Students that complete this lesson plan will be able to solve problems, build interactive scenes, use keyboard and mouse actions, play sounds and music, use speech bubbles, and move objects on the screen.

Topics Include

  • sequencing
  • repetition
  • conditional logic
  • keyboard and mouse events
  • playing sounds
  • simple motion
  • animation

What Students Learn

  • Sequencing tasks
  • Recognizing patterns
  • Using automation
  • Using loops for repetition
  • Conditional logic
  • Debugging programs
  • Create simple programs
  • Program simple animation and motion
  • Problem solving

Technical Requirements

* Online courses and lesson plans require a desktop computer, laptop computer, Chromebook, or Netbook with Internet connection and a Chrome (29+), Firefox (30+), Safari (7+), or Internet Explorer (10+) browser. No downloads required.
Block Coding
Beginner Course
No previous coding experience required.
Recommended for All ages.
Course includes
  • 14 lessons
  • 81 activities
  • Enhanced Creativity Tools
  • Automatic Assessment
  • Tutorials and Reviews
  • Coding Puzzles
  • DIY Projects
  • Quizzes
  • Answer Keys
1. Welcome
2 activities
Welcome to Tynker! In this lesson, you'll learn about the Tynker Workshop.
2. Use Conditional Logic
5 activities
Recognize simple patterns and use conditional logic and loops to solve.
3. Apply Advanced Logic
5 activities
Guide Codey back to the computer using loops and logic.
4. Animation and Sound
6 activities
Create a scene with animation and sound.
5. Apply Negative Logic
6 activities
Use more varieties of conditional statements and loops.
6. Use Nested Logic
6 activities
Use advanced logic to do jump over different kinds of obstacles.
7. Use Advanced Logic
6 activities
Choose the right constructs and avoid obstacles to reach the goal.
8. Write a Story
7 activities
Learn to create a comic strip using Tynker.
9. Make Geometric Patterns
6 activities
Draw geometric patterns using the correct angles and line lengths.
10. Use Arrow Keys to Move
6 activities
Learn to use motion and direction to move actors.
11. Build a Game
6 activities
Learn about loops and conditionals and build a game.
12. Sequencing Review
6 activities
Eat bugs and make your dragon grow to jump on to higher platforms.
13. Loops Review
6 activities
Automate several tasks in the correct sequence to reach the treasure.
14. Patterns Review
6 activities
Blast the airships and move forward using pre-defined functions.