Camps

Computer Coding for Kids

3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Grades

Have you heard of Code Thinking? It's the way programmers think! Learn code thinking and the basics of programming using blocks like counters, loops, functions, and variables. Use your new knowledge to solve puzzles on screen with time away from the screen in fun activities to learn concepts like binary and cryptography. Please come knowing how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control) and a passion to work hard and have fun! You can even bring your own computer mouse or headphones if you want!

Website Creation for Kids

3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Grades

Your favorite animal deserves a website! But who will make it? You! We'll learn how to make websites of all shapes and sizes with the basics of HTML and CSS! Please come with internet navigation skills (basic typing and mouse control) and a passion to work hard and have fun! You can even bring your own computer mouse or headphones if you want!

Video Game Creation for Kids

3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Grades

Make your very own video game! Learn how to code then put those skills to use to create your custom online game to share with your friends and family! Work meets play when you're designing video games all day! Please come knowing how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control) and a passion to work hard and have fun! You can even bring your own computer mouse or headphones if you want!

Computer Coding

7th, 8th, 9th Grades

Ever wanted to learn to code? Here's your chance! Computer Coding will teach you your very first programming language. Take your pick of languages that have helped build Facebook, YouTube, Google, and more! Start by learning the basics of syntax and work yourself up to creating projects and games. Time away from the screen in fun, collaborative activities that will teach the basics of concepts like cryptography, binary, and compression. You can even bring your own computer mouse or headphones if you want!

Website Creation

7th, 8th, 9th Grades

Explore the fundamentals of Website Creation by learning HTML and CSS. By the end of the week, you will be able to create your very own website, whether it’s a spot to showcase your talent, a photo/video blog, or a joke site! Mixed into the code is time away from the screen learning basics of binary, hexadecimal, and user experience and interface. You can even bring your own computer mouse or headphones if you want!

Video Game Creation

7th, 8th, 9th Grades

Make your own video game! From Pong to Maze games, you'll learn to code then put those skills to use. Using an MIT built platform, you'll create your custom online game to share with friends and family. Please come knowing how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control) and a passion to work hard and have fun! You can even bring your own computer mouse or headphones if you want!

List of Sites Used:

code.org
codecademy.com
codecombat.com
scratch.mit.edu
Code Monkey
Blockly Games
Khan Academy
CS First