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Scratch Beginner (8 to 12 years old)
Develop your Child’s Logical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills with Coding
[Animation | Games | Stories]

Designed specifically for children (age 8-12) who are completely new to programming / coding, this program introduces our children to a lifelong skill that is important for the future.

Most importantly, this program strengthens their logical and 
problem solving skills which are useful in many aspects of life, be it immediately in their studies (e.g. Mathematics Problem Sums, Science, etc) or in the future.

Course Outline


Day 1: Introduction to Scratch.
           Explore scratch and familiarise with 
interface.
           Basic step by step animation (loops,
 events and parallelism                      techniques)

Day 2: Animation
           Hands on experience and application of techniques.
           Making your animation come alive (music, colour, costumes)

Day 3: Telling stories
           Creating a storyboard using scratch
           Create your own characters, coordinate interactions
           Manage timing and broadcasting of these events

Day 4: Gaming time
           Learn how to build interactive games
           Add your own score count and games.
           Tackle 9 scratch programming puzzles

           Learn to debug your game

Day 5: Project showcase
           Work on your game concept
           Use the techniques you have learnt over the past 4 days
           Show and tell

Who is this coding class for?

  • Children 10-12 years old

  • No prior knowledge required

  • Please bring your own laptop


Class Structure
  • Course Duration: Total 17.5 hours

  • Number of lessons: 5

  • Hours per lesson: 3.5

  • Small Class Size: 8 students maximum


Investment: $450




Coding is the new literacy

Program:

2 - 6 & 9 - 13 January 2017


Scratch Junior

(5 to 7 years old)

10am to 1pm


Scratch Beginner

(8 to 12 years old)

1.30pm to 5.00pm


Scratch Intermediate
(9 to 12 years old)
9.30pm to 1pm


Investment:

Scratch Junior

$375 (5 days x 3hrs)


Scratch Beginner

$450 (5 days x 3.5hrs)


Scratch Intermediate

$600 (5 days x 3.5hrs)


Who is it for?

Any child from ages 5 - 12 without computer programming knowledge


Testimonials:









“The program was really good … I’ll definitely recommend it to my friends” Issac Mitchener, student of Jan 2016 holiday program










“.. the program is really useful… will definitely come back for the intermediate class”, Lachlan Kong, student of Jan 2016, holiday program










“… I tried [Scratch] a few times at home but I never really understood it. [After the workshop] I understand pretty much what every [Scratch] block does”, Flynn, student of Jan 2016, holiday program”










“It is really great. You learn how to code games and they teach you step-by-step” , Tiara, student of Jan 2016, Perth Australia holiday program”



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