Scratch 2: Game Design Continued (Week of July 20th)

$99.00

The game design adventures continue with Scratch 2! This camp is for campers who took Scratch 1 and are ready to continue developing their coding skills. Campers will get a chance to refine their Scratch Under the Sea and In Space games. They will learn to use variables and messaging and will create an excellent ending to their game based on variable values.

This session’s Social Emotional Learning Topic is Growth Mindset.

Age: 7~12

July 20th – July 24th, Monday ~ Friday

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM, Mountain Time

SKU: SUMMER-2020-SCRATCH-2-JULY-20 Category:

Description

The game design adventures continue with Scratch 2! This camp is for campers who took Scratch 1 and are ready to continue developing their coding skills. Campers will get a chance to refine their Scratch Under the Sea and In Space games. They will learn to use variables and messaging and will create an excellent ending to their game based on variable values.

This session’s Social Emotional Learning 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: 7~12


Must have taken Scratch 1 with Build a Robot.

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, Mac, or Chromebook with Webcam, microphone, speaker (or headphone with integrated mic).
  3. Is parent involvement needed? – Maybe needed at the beginning of the first session depending on the student’s past online learning experience.

 

Class Schedule

July 20th – July 24th, Monday ~ Friday

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM, Mountain Time