Python 1 (Week of July 13th)

$99.00

Python 1 campers will learn Python programming by creating their own art projects with Python’s Turtle library. Campers will learn to use drawing commands, variables, loops, lists, and operators in Python. In addition to learning to code in Python, campers also learn and review some cool math concepts, including shapes, division, remainders and angles. Campers will use the power of their imagination to create art projects while practicing coding and math skills making this camp an incredible combination of STEAM-tastic learning!

This session’s Social Emotional Topic is Growth Mindset.

Age: 11~14

July 13th – July 17th, Monday ~ Friday

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM, Mountain Time

SKU: SUMMER-2020-PYTHON-1-JULY-13 Category:

Description

Python 1 campers will learn Python programming by creating their own art projects with Python’s Turtle library. Campers will learn to use drawing commands, variables, loops, lists, and operators in Python. In addition to learning to code in Python, campers also learn and review some cool math concepts, including shapes, division, remainders and angles. Campers will use the power of their imagination to create art projects while practicing coding and math skills making this camp an incredible combination of STEAM-tastic learning!

This session’s Social Emotional Topic is Growth Mindset.


 

Instructor

Kari is the academic director and instructor at Build A Robot. She has been a software engineer for over 25 years and now focuses on teaching coding in ways that engage and create delight. She has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a MS in ICTD (Information and Communication Technology for Development) from the University of Colorado in Boulder. She has over 5 years of experience in teaching coding to kids and adults and been an instructor at CU Boulder. The focus of Kari’s Master’s program was creating curriculum and software to make coding and networking more engaging and relevant to middle school girls.


 

Prerequisite

Age: 11~14


No prior coding experience required. Need to be able to type 15 WPM

Online Class access information will be emailed one week prior to the start of the class. If materials are involved, materials will be shipped two weeks prior to start of the class.


Technology Requirements:

  1.  Internet access
  2.  Windows PC or Mac with Webcam, microphone, speaker (or headphone with integrated mic).
  3. Is parent involvement needed? NO

 

Class Schedule

July 13th – July 17th, Monday ~ Friday

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM, Mountain Time