Live Online Coding Course at DigiCamp
What: This is a five day live online coding course. We will be working with Scratch, TinkerCad, TurtleBlocks, MakeCode and HTML.
Who: Content is geared for ages 10 to 14.
Class Size: DigiCamp Online Courses are limited to only 5 students per instructor.
How long is the course?: Each section is 5 days. We provide 10 hours of direct instruction plus several hours of self-paced project development.
Dates: We are offering 3 weeks (sessions) of courses beginning March 23rd, 2020. You can register for one, two or all three weeks. It's up to you!
Content: Below is a breakdown of the content being offered each week.
- March 23-27 - Scratch and TurtleBlocks - Students will code their own video games and art projects.
- March 30-April 3 - TinkerCad, Scratch & MakeCode - Students will code their own 3D printable objects. We will mail their finished 3D prints to them.
- April 6-10 - HTML - This intro to HTML will have students creating their own simple webpages.
Times: We have two windows of time for your children to attend. You will choose one: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $100 for each week. (Our competitors are charging $400 and up!)
Where: The course will take place on Zoom Meeting Client. You will need to download the client before the first meeting in order to connect. Go here to find the client for your device.
Frequently Asked Questions
We are teaching Computer Coding using a variety of platforms - beginning with MIT's world renowned Scratch software. Don't worry, there is nothing to download.
We will connect via Zoom Meeting Client and instruct children how to create games, music and art projects, and how to tell stories using computer coding.
We allow ages 10-14 for the coding classes.
We are offering a money back guarantee for unused days.
Example: If your child attends 2 days, and says he isn't enjoying the course, we would refund the other 3 days, no questions asked. Our only requirement is that you must cancel, in writing, at least 12 hours before the next class begins. If you don't cancel within the 12 hour window we will charge you for the next class. Remember, cancel in writing (email).
Please note: Cancellation will also incur a small 4% fee (of the total charge) to cover the cost of credit card processing.