Courses 5-8 years

FSK 5-8Online Parents & Kids Coding Sessions

Scratching the Surface!!

Intro to Scratch

$50 + GST per Student

Join us for super fun parent & kids virtual interactive workshop with Scratch, for kids age 7 and up these holidays. Guided by our experienced coding educators your child will experiment with block coding fundamentals, learning the basics of coding by making stories and animations. From the comfort of your own living room, you and your child (or children) can get creative and learn the basics of coding and computational thinking using this extremely fun and user friendly program.

Scratch is one of the most popular, block coding platforms for learning coding. This course is designed to help kids to get to grips with key coding concepts in a fun and creative way.

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WORKSHOP DETAILS & BOOKINGS

Session 1 – Scratch Intro: 10am – 12pm, Tues July 14

Session 2 – Scratch Extended: 10am – 12pm, Fri July 17

Your place is reserved on payment. Sessions will run over Zoom. You will be emailed joining details once your payment has processed.

Online Scratch Coding courses

Scratch Coding Workshop Session 1: Intro Level – Tues July 14, 10am

We look forward to seeing you online for session 1! Please read the course requirements below to make sure you have everything you need on the day.

A$55.00

Online Scratch Coding courses

Scratch Coding Workshop Session 2: Extended – Fri July 17, 10am

We look forward to seeing you online for session 2! This session assumes some prior knowledge of Scratch. Please make sure your child has attended session 1 or has a good working knowledge of Scratch. Please read the course requirements below to make sure you have everything you need on the day.

A$55.00

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What you’ll learn

  • The fundamentals of block based coding
  • Debugging skills
  • How to create your own interactive stories
  • Computer science concepts in relation to coding and debugging
  • How to make animations and visual and sound effects

Requirements

  • Computer / laptop
  • Optional (but useful) – second screen for Zoom, so Scratch and Zoom are on separate devices.
  • Parent co-pilot
  • Competent computer skills (Windows or Mac)
  • Competent math skills
  • Strong internet connection

Who this course is for

  • Kids interested in learning how to make their own computer games
  • Kids with a curiosity about technology and computing
  • Creative kids wanting to increase their computer skills
  • Anyone curious about programming
  • Children age 7+