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Milton Kids Coding - Ages 8 - 13 - Beginners Coding

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Milton Sports Center

605 Santa Maria Blvd, Milton

Milton, ON L9T 6J5

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Code-it Hacks Kids is excited to introduce coding programs to kids in Milton area. A play based coding program, in a collaborative classroom setting, our unique curriculum teaches STEM discipline by fostering imagination, encouraging design debates and creating with code. In this program, students will:

  • 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.
  • Using MIT's Block base SCRATCH platform, 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 team

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Milton Sports Center

605 Santa Maria Blvd, Milton

Milton, ON L9T 6J5

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