Available courses

Toys2Life Gaming Non Player Character (NPC) Creation

Toys2Life Gaming Non Player Character (NPC) Creation

In this course you will create a non-player character, write lines for the character, voice act the lines, and play your character against other characters in the game world.

Design Thinking and App Development

Design Thinking and App Development

This is part of the six-module middle school computer science class. In the past, we have taught Problem Solving and Web Development, Animation and Game Design. This class continues on the journey of middle school computer science skill discovery and building. This is an excellent class for students who have ideas on building an app or who would like to explore how to develop creative ideas to solve problems.

Scratch Jr. 1 (Week of June 15th)

Scratch Jr. 1 (Week of June 15th)

Campers will learn Scratch Jr. and be introduced to coding concepts using motion, repeat, sound, and control blocks. They will create sprites, algorithmic sequences, and events to make their own interactive scenes.

Scratch 1: Game Design (Week of June 15th)

Scratch 1: Game Design (Week of June 15th)

Campers will use Scratch to creating their own games! In Scratch 1, campers will learn to program games that take place Under the Sea and In Space. They will learn how to make games to avoid obstacles and capture objects for points. Campers will learn sequences, looping, events and cloning. They will, also, learn how to make Sprites move randomly and under user control.



Python 1 (Week of June 15th)

Python 1 (Week of June 15th)

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. 

Scratch Jr. 1 (Week of June 8th)

Scratch Jr. 1 (Week of June 8th)

Campers will learn Scratch Jr. and be introduced to coding concepts using motion, repeat, sound, and control blocks. They will create sprites, algorithmic sequences, and events to make their own interactive scenes.

Scratch 1: Game Design (Week of June 8th)

Scratch 1: Game Design (Week of June 8th)

Campers will use Scratch to creating their own games! In Scratch 1, campers will learn to program games that take place Under the Sea and In Space. 

Python 1 (Week of June 8th)

Python 1 (Week of June 8th)

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. 

Invention Nation

Invention Nation

Innovation and entrepreneurship are some of the most important soft skills employers look for in the 21st century. 

Design Thinking and App Development (June 15th)

Design Thinking and App Development (June 15th)

Students will be led to think about computer science as a tool to solve their own problems towards considering the broader social impacts of computing.