Digital Literacy

FREE Digital Literacy Classes
for Children and Tweens

FREEcodingForKidsHolidayLearn to code using
Hour of Code and/or Scratch

Sign up in the Children's Division

Holiday Coding Classes for Kids

Cyber Kids Jr. - Ages 6 - 8 years old
Saturday, December 28, 2019
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Cyber Kids - Ages 9 - 10 years old
Monday, December 30, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Cyber Tweens - Ages 11 - 14 years old
Thursday, January 2, 2020
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


"Gaming" and "Coding"

Cyber Lab for Children and Tweens
Ages 6 - 13 years

Open on Saturdays in January
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

The Lab will be open for children ages 6 - 13.  
Space is limited.  First come, first served.
Cyber Volunteers will be available for coaching.

          Saturday, January  4  
          Saturday, January 11    
          Saturday, January 18
          Saturday, January 25

In addition, children and tweens may also use the following programs on the computer:

     Keyboarding using the program, "Type to Learn 4"
     Art Programs:  
            "Tux Paint" and "Kid Pix 5" and "Comic Life 3"
     Mouse Practice:  "G-Compris"
     Library Databases for research
     Microsoft WORD
     Microsoft EXCEL

The Lab will be staffed by Cyber Volunteers who will provide help and guidance.

2020 Winter Digital Literacy Classes
February 1 - March 16

Cyber Kids

Winter Session begins February 1

"Digital Literacy" is the ability to use computers, tablets, and smartphones to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills. The Inglewood Public Library was awarded a grant from the California Public Utilities Commission to offer Digital Literacy classes for children and teens over the next two years.

These classes will introduce children and tweens to a Windows 10 laptop computer using fun, interactive, and engaging instruction and software programs. Students will learn "Type to Learn 4" a keyboarding program, Microsoft Office programs including Word and Excel, as well as "Kid Pix 5," "Comic Life," and "Tux Paint.".All classes are taught by a professional librarian.  

Registration is required:  January 13 - January 31 in the Children's Division.

Cyber Kids Jr.
Ages 6 to 8
6 Saturdays
10:30 a.m.-
12:00 p.m.
Feb. 1 - March 7

Cyber Kids
Ages 9 to 10
6 Mondays
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Feb 3 - March 16
No Class Feb 17

Cyber Tweens
Ages 11 - 14
6 Tuesdays
4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Feb. 4 - March 8

For more information, please contact the Children's Division   310-412-5645