Kids learn programming fundamentals, directional skills, math and more by playing games.
What will I learn in this class?
Kids learn programming fundamentals, directional skills, math and more by playing games and solving puzzles with the programmable BeeBot toy and Scratch Jr interactive programming studio.
Adventures in Time with Scratch:
Kids go deeper into Scratch programming and challenge themselves in a variety of historical games and activities that build skills in math, logic and critical thinking.
Marvellous Machines and Mechanisms:
(Students must have completed Start with Scratch)
Kids learn the engineering concepts that make a bridge structurally stable and how everyday mechanisms work. Building on top of their knowledge in Scratch, they will program Quirkbot to power their creations.
What are the benefits of this class?
Kids will not only have their curiosity inspired but will gain valuable experience learning programming fundamentals that will help them for the rest of their lives.
Who will teach this class?
Saturday Kids instructors bring computer science and education backgrounds and professional technical experience alive for students through the power of curiosity. During lessons, they help kids reimagine failure in coding as a bump on the way to the ultimate solution.