Summer Camps 2019Places Available Camp #1 July 1st-5th 10am-1pm
Fully Booked Camp #2 July 1st-5th 2pm-5pm
Ages: 7 - 12 year olds
Cost: €120 (includes a programmable microbit computer for each student)
Calling all inquisitive kids!In July we’ll be running Summer Coding Camps full of fun, learning, gadgets and amazing experiences! The aim of our week long camps is to give your child skills in coding and computer literacy by running creative coding classes in an “anything is possible” environment. Each camp is on for 3 hours daily for a week and the cost is €120 per child (includes a programmable microbit computer for each student).
What we’ll be doing
Each day we will be teaching the kids new skills and working on a new project. During the week we will be:
- Coding games & interactive stories
- Learning about circuits using smart lego blocks
- Using stop motion animation to make our own movie
- Creating our own toys using a 3D Printer
- Going to far and distant lands using virtual reality
- Programming and racing autonomous cars
- Turning a micro-computer into a compass, pedometer, radio & morse code machine
- And expanding what we think is possible!
Book Now - €120
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Frequently Asked Questions
Here's some common questions about our Summer Coding Camps, if you can't find the answer to a question you have please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How ages are the camps for?
Our camps are for kids aged between 7 and 12 years old.
How many places are available?
There are a maximum of 15 places available in each camp.
Who will be running the camps?
The camps will be run by Alan Joyce and Tosin Salimon (both Alan and Tosin are Garda vetted).
Alan has been running coding for kids classes since 2016 and also coaches junior football.
My child has never done something like this before, do they need any prior experience?
No all that's required is an inquisitive mind!
Should we bring a lunch?
Yes please pack a small lunch. We will provide fresh fruit and bottled water.
Where are the camps on?
The camps are on in The Baby Room at the Fairgreen Shopping Centre Carlow.
How much do the camps cost?
The cost is €120 per child.
Do you provide all the equipment?
Yes we provide all the equipment necessary. If children wish they can bring their own tablet/laptop but please contact us beforehand so we can tell you what (free) software is required to be installed.
"Coding helped my class develop their problem solving and critical thinking skills. It also encouraged pair work as they helped each other to try new things and find a solution."Nodlaig Lowe
3rd & 4th Class Teacher, Prosperous National School, Kildare