Game Development

AGE 7-11

Game Development

AGE 7-11

Intro to Scratch

Age: 7-10

  • Introduction to digital storytelling and creative programming.
  • Familiarizing with the Scratch interface
  • Events, sequences and loops.
  • Introduction to the x-y coordinate system in Scratch.
  • Introduction to conditionals and Boolean operators.
  • Variables.
  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity and Imagination
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Collaboration 
  • Teamwork
  • Decision Making and recourse management
  • A laptop (Windows or Mac) and a charger.
  • A curious mind and eagerness to learn.

Course Overview

Scratch is invented by MIT, a block-based visual programming language and online community. In this course kids can learn how to code and share interactive media such as stories, games, and animation with people from all over the world.

Course Overview

Scratch is invented by MIT, a block-based visual programming language and online community. In this course kids can learn how to code and share interactive media such as stories, games, and animation with people from all over the world.

Intro to Scratch

Age: 7-10

  • Introduction to digital storytelling and creative programming.
  • Familiarizing with the Scratch interface
  • Events, sequences and loops.
  • Introduction to the x-y coordinate system in Scratch.
  • Introduction to conditionals and Boolean operators.
  • Variables.
  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity and Imagination
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Collaboration 
  • Teamwork
  • Decision Making and recourse management
  • A laptop (Windows or Mac) and a charger.
  • A curious mind and eagerness to learn.

Course Overview

Code Combat an educational video game for learning programming concepts and languages where they get to control multiple heroes, solve missions and achieve goals for by writing lines of code for all the actions within the game. In this course kids learn to type real code in either JavaScript or Python, two of the most popular programming languages and see their characters react in real time.

CodeCombat

Age: 8-11

  • Introduction to the fundamentals of code such as variables, loops, if-else statements and methods.
  • Familiarizing with the correct syntax and coding. conventions of the chosen language.
  • Better understanding logic errors in the code.
  • Introduction to the x-y coordinate.
  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity and Imagination
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Collaboration 
  • Teamwork
  • Decision Making and recourse management
  • A laptop (Windows or Mac) and a charger.
  • A curious mind and eagerness to learn.