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Shasta College



Computer Summer Camp

Computer Summer Camp - Scratch Block Coding

$99

with Simply Coding

Calendar Jun 14, 2021 at 10 am

Younger kids can code too! This course walks kids through MIT’s scratch coding program giving them experience using all the different tools. They’ll have fun learning about different blocks and how to come together creating a game or animation. By using code blocks they don’t have to worry about brackets and other coding syntax as they learn real computer programming logic. Each lesson focuses on a different skill teaching them different ways computers make decisions, preparing them for future courses. Scratch is used all over the world, it’s a great program for kids to get their first exposure to coding. This course gives them direction and purpose as they explore the world of computer science.

Mon-Fri June 14 -18, 2021 10:00am to 12:00 noon

Each course will have its own needed virtual  ‘workspace’ that will include everything needed to complete the lessons. The software within the workspace is always free and will be installed on the computer. The first lesson of each course walks them through how to setup their workspace. As for hardware. Each computer should have 2GB RAM and at least 10GB of free hard drive space. Students need to use either Mac or Windows computers, no iPads or tablets as they don’t support the needed software to setup your workspace. Chromebooks may be used only for the following courses: Scratch Coding, Coding for N00BS, & JavaScript Game Designs (all JavaScript courses).

Computer Summer Camp - Coding for Noobs Ages 10+

$99

with Simply Coding

Calendar Jun 21, 2021 at 10 am

Interested in coding, but don’t know where to start? This course introduces students to coding through HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Students will have multiple fun activities from coding a simple website to making fun interactive programs. This course assumes no prior coding experience and let students write their own code using the Sublime Text editor. Come learn about creating content, styling, coding games and much more!

Mon- Fri June 21 - 25, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm

Each course will have its own needed virtual ‘workspace’ that will include everything needed to complete the lessons. The software within the workspace is always free and will be installed on the computer. The first lesson of each course walks them through how to setup their workspace. As for hardware. Each computer should have 2GB RAM and at least 10GB of free hard drive space. Students need to use either Mac or Windows computers, no iPads or tablets as they don’t support the needed software to setup your workspace. Chromebooks may be used only for the following courses: Scratch Coding, Coding for N00BS, & JavaScript Game Designs (all JavaScript courses).

Computer Summer Camp - Minecraft Mods in Java -11+

$99

with Simply Coding

Calendar Jun 28, 2021 at 10 am

Have you ever wanted to create your own custom Minecraft Items? If you’re a kid born after 2000 then the answer is probably yes. Students will be using Java and IntelliJ’s IDE to create new files to the existing game! Learn how methods, constructors, if statements, loops, arrays and other Java concepts help you create your own custom Minecraft Mod. This course teaches students how to create their own custom:

• Items & Blocks

• Weapons & Tools

• Armor & Shields

• Mobs & Special Items (Like a rocket launcher, there teleportation staff)

Mon-Fri June 28 - July 2, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm

Each course will have its own needed virtual  ‘workspace’ that will include everything needed to complete the lessons. The software within the workspace is always free and will be installed on the computer. The first lesson of each course walks them through how to setup their workspace. As for hardware. Each computer should have 2GB RAM and at least 10GB of free hard drive space. Students need to use either Mac or Windows computers, no iPads or tablets as they don’t support the needed software to setup your workspace. Chromebooks may be used only for the following courses: Scratch Coding, Coding for N00BS, & JavaScript Game Designs (all JavaScript courses).

Computer Summer Camp - Javascript Game Design Package 11+

$249

with Simply Coding

Calendar Jul 12, 2021 at 10 am, runs for 3 weeks

3 Week package

The following camps need the students to commit for all 3 weeks

WEEK 1: JAVASCRIPT GAME DESIGN Have you ever wanted to code your own games and share them with others? This course teaches you how to code games using JavaScript and play them in a web browser. The lessons assume no prior coding experience and will walk you through coding your own pong game and fish game! Each lesson will introduce a new JavaScript concept using fun interactions. Next, you will practice your JavaScript in a little in-browser text editor. Last, you’ll be ready to follow a step by step activity to add new code to your game, saved to a workspace on your computer. This course will be using Sublime Text as the coding editor to write all your JavaScript code! Start learning how to code in JavaScript

DATE: M-Fri  JUL 12 - 16, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm

WEEK 2: JAVASCRIPT GAME DESIGN The fun continues as you dive deeper into JavaScript. Students will be learning new JavaScript techniques as they code their own side scrolling Mario style game! Learn coding concepts to have your player, jump, shoot lasers, avoid enemies and more as you create full playable levels. This week will better prepare you for the game design competition when you code and create your own custom game!

DATE: M-Fri JUL 19 - 23, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm 

WEEK 3: JAVASCRIPT GAME DESIGN COMPETITION Now that the students have coded three separate games they have the knowledge and resources to start their own custom JavaScript browser game! Students will go through a planning stage, design stage and then a coding stage as they see their custom game come to life. The games will be judged on a point system, awarding points for completing various criteria of the competition. There will be multiple fun prizes for all the winners!

DATE: M-Fri JUL 26 - 30, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm

 

Each course will have its own needed virtual ‘workspace’ that will include everything needed to complete the lessons. The software within the workspace is always free and will be installed on the computer. The first lesson of each course walks them through how to setup their workspace. As for hardware. Each computer should have 2GB RAM and at least 10GB of free hard drive space. Students need to use either Mac or Windows computers, no iPads or tablets as they don’t support the needed software to setup your workspace. Chromebooks may be used only for the following courses: Scratch Coding, Coding for N00BS, & JavaScript Game Designs (all JavaScript courses).





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