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Coding with Robots (Beginners)

Date: July 23 - August 27

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 7 to 10 year olds

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Learn through play! Combining a real robot with coding fires up a child’s imagination, inspires dreams, and builds confidence!
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 7 to 10. This is a camp for beginner level.

Navigate the robots through challenging maze, make robots react to their environment, complete coding puzzles on the tablet, work in teams to compete on fun games. Campers will use a series of fun tools (Dash and Dots, Lego® WeDo and Beebots) to engage with technology and use their critical thinking skills.

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Robotics and Programming with Lego WeDo

Date: July 9 - 13

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 7 to 10 years old

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Build and program simple robotic systems using LEGO® Education WeDo!
Use simple coding skills, engineering concepts, components of the robotic system and connect it to block programming to expand your project.
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 7 to 10. This is a camp for beginner level.
Campers assess different outputs of the system by varying the inputs and variables. They learn to analyze and present these results to an audience. This program reinforces team-building skills, boosts confidence and encourages your child to experiment with new ideas.
Instructors provide learning opportunities for developing these broader learning goals:
Think creatively to make a working model
Develop vocabulary and communication skills to explain how the model works
Establish links between cause and effect
Reflect on how to find answers and imagine new possibilities
Brainstorm ideas and endeavor to bring some of them to fruition
Make fair tests by changing one factor and observing or measuring the effect
Make systematic observations and measurements
Display and communicate data using tables
Follow 2D drawings to build a 3D model
Think logically and create a program to produce a specific behavior
Write and present creative stories using models for visual and dramatic effects

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Code your games with Scratch (beginner to intermediate)

Date: June 25 - 29

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 8 to 12 years old

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Create your own interactive games using Scratch Programming language!
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 8 to 12. This is a camp for beginner and intermediate levels.
Campers will learn the basics of game design and features necessary to make a fun and interactive game with controls, scores, multiple levels, and user interface.
For intermediate levels, campers will get additional challenges to solve and will learn new concepts that they can integrate in a game of their own design.
Plus, all campers will learn how to share games online and to provide feedback to peers.

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Coding adventures with Robots (intermediate)

Date: June 11 - 15

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 8 to 12 years old

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Bring your Robots to life to crack down fun challenges using an intuitive coding interface. This program is designed for boys and girls ages 9 to 13. This is a camp for Intermediate level. Campers will be using robots like Dash and Dots, Thymio etc. Example of adventures: make a robot dance, shoot balls into a basket, draw, navigate through maze...

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Mobile App Development for beginners

Date: July 2 - 6 (No Class on July 4)

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 9 to 14 years old

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Anyone can build Apps that impact the world. This program is designed for boys and girls, beginner level. Students will learn computational thinking with App Inventor. They will get many interesting hands-on examples; including simple games and practical tools, to make programming fun and easy even for beginners without any prior programming experience.

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Computer Science & Electrical Engineering with Arduino

Date: July 30 - August 3

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 11 to 15 years old

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Learn how to design, assemble and program your first Arduino™ project while using a combination of mechanical, electrical and software engineering.
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 11 to 15. This is a camp for beginners to intermediate levels.
Discover how to use controllers to operate lights, motors and more. Learn about Engineering process, Arduino™ Board (hardware) and IDE (software), coding and problem-solving strategies (Java Programming). Experiment electronic circuits, rapid prototyping using Arduino™ Microcontroller and embedded systems.

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Game Design With Python (intermediate)

Date: August 6 - 10

Time: 9am - 3pm

Age: 11 to 15 years old

Location: Milpitas Sports Center

Draw amazing shapes, build a game and/or animate objects!
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 11 to 15 (6th to 9th grade). This is a camp for intermediate level.
Review the basic programming concepts using Python to draw amazing shapes and dig deeper to build a pong game. Stretch your brain and strengthen your understanding of how to animate objects. Campers must have done some programming classes/camps prior to taking this class.

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Camps for 5 to 10 years old
Course Name Age June
11-15
June
18-22
June
25-29
July
2-6
July
9-13
July
16-20
July
23-27
July 30
-Aug 3
Aug
6-10
Aug
13-17
Coding with Robots (Beginners) 7-10
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Robotics and Programming with Lego WeDo 7-10
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Code your games with Scratch (beginner to intermediate) 8-12
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Coding adventures with Robots (intermediate) 8-12
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Mobile App Development for beginners 9-14
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Camps for 10 to 15 years old
Course Name Age June
11-15
June
18-22
June
25-29
July
2-6
July
9-13
July
16-20
July
23-27
July 30
-Aug 3
Aug
6-10
Aug
13-17
Code your games with Scratch (beginner to intermediate) 8-12
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Coding adventures with Robots (intermediate) 8-12
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Mobile App Development for beginners 9-14
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Computer Science & Electrical Engineering with Arduino 11-15
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Game Design With Python (intermediate) 11-15
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