Next we learned about IPv6 and why the internet is running out of addresses. Four billion addresses are not enough in a world with five billion mobile devices already! In the future we will discuss networking tools and concepts like DNS, DHCP, packets, binary numbers / addresses, etc.
While teaching kids coding is a very big part of Start Code, we want to also give them a sense of wonder about all the technology and tools that they have at their fingertips. Hands on lab activities like this one are a perfect example of how we can accomplish this.