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Redwood City

Little Programmers

Date: July 23 - July 27

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 5 to 7 years old

Location: Sandpiper Community Center, Conference room, 797 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, CA 94065

Little Programmers Intro to Robotics

Come and play with your new Robot friend!
Campers are going to program Beebots robots and send them on fun adventures like going through a maze, navigating through a city and/or adding and subtracting.
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 5 to 7. This is a camp for beginner level.
This toy won’t start marching with the flick of the on switch. Instead, campers will use sequencing, estimation and problem solving to program their robots. Plus, other activities during the program cover computational thinking exercises, studying the technology timeline and hardware.
This camp is a great introduction to Robotics.

Aftercare available until 6 PM

Email the city of Redwood City directly at: recreation@redwoodcity.org

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Intro to Computer Science

Date: June 11 - 25

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 7 to 9 years old

Location: Red Morton Community Center, 1120 Roosevelt Ave, Redwood City, CA 94061

Become a superhero by discovering the power of programming.
Find out what computers can do and how powerful they can be.
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 7 to 9. This is a camp for beginner level.
By the end of this program, students will
- Solve puzzles using block programming on the computer and through interactive “unplugged” activities (without a computer).
- Learn binary code and programming concepts (sequence, conditional, loops...)
- Be introduced to the concept of a function.
- Understand the components of a computer and what they are used for.

Aftercare available until 6 PM

Email the city of Redwood City directly at: recreation@redwoodcity.org

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Fun Art with Scratch Programming

Date: July 30 - August 3

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 7 to 10 year olds

Location: Community Activities Building, 1400 Roosevelt Ave, Redwood City, CA 94061

Explore, imagine and create! Start programming using Scratch (from MIT Labs) and create digital art.
This program is designed for boys and girls ages 7 to 10. This is a camp for beginner and Intermediate level. Using programming language, campers will learn computational thinking skills and put their imagination to work to create really fun drawings! 

Aftercare is available until 6 pm. Please email the city of Redwood City directly at recreation@redwoodcity.org

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Code your games with Scratch (beginner to intermediate)

Date: August 6 - 10

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 8 to 12 years old

Location: Sandpiper Community Center, Conference room, 797 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, CA 94065

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.

Aftercare available until 6 PM

Email the city of Redwood City directly at: recreation@redwoodcity.org

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Coding adventures with Robots (intermediate)

Date: August 13 - August 17

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 8 to 12 years old

Location: Community Activities Building, 1400 Roosevelt Ave, Redwood City, CA 94061

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...

Aftercare is available unti 6pm. Please email the city of Redwood City directly at: recreation@redwoodcity.org

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Product Design with Coding and crafting (Girls Only)

Date: July 9 - July 13

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 8 to 12 years old

Location: Sandpiper Community Center

797 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, CA 94065

Design a new product and then craft your prototype.
This program is designed for girls only, ages 8 to 12. This is a camp for Beginner and Intermediate level.
Campers will create a computer program to either automate the design phase of the product or complete the product offering (for example, they can create a game that is related to the product).
The Product Design with Coding and Crafting class will have invited guests on our last day. The girls will meet with Women working in the Tech Industry, and these guest speakers will share their personal stories to empower the young students.
This program is designed specifically for girls. It is Code for fun’s way of building entrepreneurship and design skills with young creative women.

Aftercare available until 6 pm

Email the city of Redwood City directly at: recreation@redwoodcity.org

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Web Design using HTML and JavaScript

Date: July 16 - 20

Time: 9am - 4pm

Age: 11 to 15 years old

Location: Red Morton Community Center, 1120 Roosevelt Ave, Redwood City, CA 9406

This program introduces students to the magical world of creating their own web pages using HTML. They will be linking to other sites; learning how to add images; collecting information from visitors. They will also be introduced to JavaScript programming to make their website pages more interactive. At the end of the program, your child will have a website of their own design. Children must be computer literate (master typing and use of the mouse and trackpad is a must).

Children’s creativity is endless. If kids engage in design from an early age, they will be able to expand their creative potential. They are able to imagine things that go beyond expectations. Learning HTML is a fun way for kids to express themselves.

Aftercare available until 6 PM

Email the city of Redwood City directly at: recreation@redwoodcity.org

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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
Little Programmers 5-7
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Intro to Computer Science 7-9
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Fun Art with Scratch Programming 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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Product Design with Coding and crafting (Girls Only) 8-12
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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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Product Design with Coding and crafting (Girls Only) 8-12
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Web Design using HTML and JavaScript 11-15
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