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Animation and Game Builders Adventure | Ages 8 - 10 | SCRATCH Beginners Coding | Downtown

Code-it Hacks Inc.

Monday, 6 November 2017 at 5:00 PM - Monday, 11 December 2017 at 7:30 PM (EST)

Animation and Game Builders Adventure | Ages 8 - 10 |...

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An exciting adventure to introduce coding skills to grades 3 - 5. A play based coding program, in a collaborative classroom setting we will imagine, design debate and create with code.

  • Learn how a computer works and the principles of coding.
  • Understand life cycle of coding. Through various hands on games we will learn about coding principles from ideation to implementation.
  • Get your sneakers on. We will be playing fun games like "Loopy Loop", "SORRY - you have dialled the wrong condition", "Would ARRAY number 400 please stand up?", etc. These games are part of CODE-IT HACKS unique curriculum and methodology to introduce coding concepts in a super fun manner.
  • Create and animate characters by learning about movement commands, sounds, changing colours and other exciting actions. Students will work together on projects and learn to troubleshoot each other's code.
  • Build from three pre-written CODE-IT HACKS animation and Gaming projects and one animation that the students will create and publish themselves.
  • Conclude with each student having their own studio , a portfolio of animation and Game projects, and design journal full of priceless ideas.

 

Technical Skills:

  • Character design

  • Pattern building

  • Sequencing

  • Loops

  • Conditional statements

  • X and Y coordinate for movements

  • Building gravity to simulate falling objects

 

Soft Skills: 

  • Design journaling

  • Critical thinking

  • Collaboration

  • Logical thinking

  • Conflict resolution when working in teams

  • Presentation skills

  • Leadership skills

 

Requirements:

  • No Prior coding experience required

  • This is a bring your own laptop event. We provide a few loaner laptops. Let us know if you would need a laptop after registration at hello@codeithacks.com.

 

Why learn with us?

Small class size 
We only accept 10 - 12 students in each class. We take pride in teaching the best quality education at a safe pace

Teams 

Students work in small teams with rotational leadership opportunities for all students

Play based concepts  

Make sure your child puts on their sneakers. We will play fun games that will teach them coding concepts that they will never forget!

Project &  Problem based curriculum 

Students will make connection with real world by designing projects that are solution centric

Portfolio

Students will work on a number of projects and will build their portfolio of digital projects

Mentorship Opportunities

Students completing the program are invited to programs to assist with other programs to reinforce their learning and mentor younger students

 


Have questions about Animation and Game Builders Adventure | Ages 8 - 10 | SCRATCH Beginners Coding | Downtown? Contact Code-it Hacks Inc.

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Downtown - 277 Bloor St E
277 Bloor Street East
Toronto, ON M4W
Canada

Monday, 6 November 2017 at 5:00 PM - Monday, 11 December 2017 at 7:30 PM (EST)


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Code-it Hacks Inc.

CODE-IT HACKS is a technology school designed to train young people in grades 3 - 12 in computer programming, robotics and physical computing skills. We are a team of passionate STEM professionals who are committed to imparting foundational skills in a safe, carefree and fun environment.  We hope that the next generation of youth can realize the power of coding and share our vision of  "Changing the world one code at a time."

21st Century classrooms need to go beyond reading, writing, math and science. Whether your child opts for the field of technology, arts or sciences, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Quantum computing to name a few, are coming faster at us than we can imagine and will impact all aspects of our lives: professional and personal. Are our kids ready? Code-it Hacks has started its journey to ensure Canadian kids and schools have access to such programs to break the cycle of the "norm" and learn the 21st century skills before they enter universities to make their mark! With our unique curriculum and methodology, we are certain to train the next generation of bright and creative minds with tools and attitude to take on their paths with passion, confidence and sound technical knowledge.

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Animation and Game Builders Adventure | Ages 8 - 10 | SCRATCH Beginners Coding | Downtown
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