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Epic Kid Coders (Virtual)

cropped epic logo 01Ages: 8-17

New:  Classes will be held in a VIRTUAL only format.  Students are encoruaged to participate from the comfort of their own home with an appropriate device with a webcam.  Students will be engaged in creative thinking, problem solving and collaboration while learning the skill of Coding.

Fees:  $25 (Resident) / $30 (Non-Resident)  This class is exempt from the family cap.  

Six different course levels are offered:

Programming in Scratch 1:

(Previously Programming in Scratch)

Students will learn the basics of programming using Scratch, a visual programming language created by M.I.T. Students will learn to create basic games, an interactive story and animation, while adding sound and art.

Programming in Scratch 2:

(Previously Video Game Programming)

Pre-Requisite: Programming in Scratch 1, currently enrolled or completed. Students will build upon the basics learned in PS1. Students will take on more advanced projects building advanced games, stories and more.

Build Your Own Android App:

Students will learn basic programming principles while creating different games and applications for Android using MIT App Inventor – an open source, intuitive, visual programming environment, similar to Scratch, that makes it easy and fun to build fully functional apps for smartphones and tablets.

NOTE: An Android device is not required, however students will have the ability to transfer their programs over to a phone or tablet so they can share them with family and friends.


Click here for 2020-21 Fall class times & online registration information. (Link will be live on 8/3/20) 

View the 2020-21 School Year Activity Guide (this course can be found on pages 32-33).

Fall online resident registration begins Monday, August 3, 2020.
Winter online resident registration begins Monday, Nov 23, 2020.

Fall registration in person, by mail, or by fax begins August 10, 2020.  Winter registration in person, by mail, or by fax begins November 30, 2020.

 

 

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