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Ages 9-12

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10:00AM | Start Coding with Python

$300

with Josh C.

Calendar Sep 19, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 4 weeks

Ages 9-12

We are so excited to see our students in person for this 4-week class that will be held outside!

Create interactive text adventure games, quizzes and more with Python. Python is an ideal starter language because it is easy to write, easy to read and is used in the real world. In fact, the entire backend of YouTube is written in Python! Students will start with writing simple projects to develop familiarity with the language and move onto creating interactive text-based games and even drawing with code.

Mandatory safetly protocols include limited-spaced seating, mask-wearing, and temperature checks, in addition to strict cleaning procedures. A full list will be included in the registration confirmation email.

Will run

3:30PM | Code Games with Scratch

$275
Calendar Sep 23, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Ages 7-10

Design and program video games using Scratch! Scratch is an MIT designed programming language that is specifically designed to make programming fun and easy. Students will start with the hour of code and then build several simple games to learn the ins and outs of how to program with Scratch. By the end of the class, students will have originally designed video games to share with friends and family!

Software: Scratch

Please create and set up a free Scratch account prior to class

3:30PM | Create 3D Minecraft Animations with Blender

$275
Calendar Sep 23, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Ages 9-12

Model and animate Minecraft characters using professional 3D Animation software! Using Blender, a powerful and free 3D animation program, the class will explore the world of modeling, texturing and animation. Students will model originally designed Minecraft characters and texture them with any skin of their choosing. They will then, as a class, write and animate a short story that incorporates everyone's characters. Please note that this class is a 3D animation class and does not include playing Minecraft.

Software: Download and install Blender

3:30PM | Roblox Studio

$275
Calendar Sep 23, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Ages 9-12

What makes for the perfect city? Is it a city with no traffic? One with the tallest buildings? In that class you’ll get to design and build the perfect city… IN MINECRAFT! Students will explore cities and what they require to function. They will look at existing towns and cities and explore what could be improved. Then, they will design and build their perfect cities in Minecraft down to every detail.

Software: Download and install Minecraft Java Edition on a Mac or PC

Please create a minecraft account prior to class

3:30PM | Become a YouTuber

$275
Calendar Sep 24, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Ages 9-12

Running a YouTube channel is fun and not as difficult as you may think! Students will explore different styles of YouTube videos and decide what style they would each like to use for their channel. The class will then learn how to shoot and edit awesome videos with Davinci Resolve, a free and powerful video editing program. Finally, students will explore the process of uploading, tagging, properly labeling, and creating thumbnails for their videos! Please note, as this is an online class, students will be responsible for shooting their videos outside of class. Class time will be spent on writing content for video and editing.

Please note, students will need access to a device that can record video. Acceptable devices includes tablets, smartphones, point and shoot cameras with video capabilities, or camcorders.

Software: Download and install Davinci Resolve and Gimp

Software for Screen Recording: OBS Studio (Windows), Quicktime (Mac)

Required Hardware: Recording Device (camera, phone, webcam etc)

3:30PM | Intro to 3D Modeling with Tinkercad

$275
Calendar Sep 24, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Ages 8-12

Learn to design and build original objects and create awesome 3D objects using TinkerCAD! Create character models, pencil holders, name tags and whatever else you can think of. If you can dream it up and model it you can bring it into the real world! TinkerCAD is AutoDesk's 100% open source software, so students can continue to create even after camp is over.

Software: Tinkercad

Please create and set up a free Tinkercad account prior to class

4:45PM | Create Graphics with Python (Intermediate)

$275
Calendar Sep 24, 2020 at 4:45 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Prior knowledge of Python required

Ages 9-12

Create interactive visual projects using code. Using Processing, a programming environment specifically designed to handle graphics, students will use Python to create a variety of different interactive, visual projects and even games. The class builds on the skills developed in Intro to Programming with Python and applies them to a whole new world of projects. Students can expect to complete this class with several original projects. Students will need to use previous Python experience, plus creativity & problem solving skills to create a complex game from the ground up that may even incorporate graphics!

Software: Download and install Processing

4:45PM | Roblox studio

$275
Calendar Sep 24, 2020 at 4:45 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Prerequisite: Intro to 3D Printing

Ages 9-12

Apply 3D design skills in the real world by designing original products and inventions. This class will focus heavily on the design process by pitting students against real world problems and challenging them with the task of designing solutions. Students will define the problems they are trying to solve, understand the details of the problem, create several design concepts, and 3D model the solution of their choice!

Software: Tinkercad

Please create and set up a free Tinkercad account prior to class





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