Animation with Scratch
This camp is intended as a fun and easy way for children to learn the basics of programming using the Scratch language. It creates cool and interactive animations that you and your child can be proud of! He/she will get to develop projects and present them in front of the class. Through visual interactions and easy to manipulate icon-based elements, your child will learn fundamental computing principles such as: creating and using variables, conditional statements, loops, creating and using lists of variables, calling subprograms, using event controls from a keyboard or mouse, and loading and manipulating images and sounds. Pace of teaching are tailored to children of upper elementary school age. While it is a stress-free curriculum that does not require any prior knowledge, numerous challenge-level extended projects are available to keep the the patient and fast learners engaged!