Jr.Tech 2019–2020 School Year Hands-on STEM Programs
At this Jr.Tech STEM Camp, students build computer science coding skills while having fun building games and completing challenges. Grades 4 – 6
Learn the basics of digital game design and programming using GameMaker. You will program, create, and build your own multilevel games.
Learn the basics of digital game design and programming using GameMaker. You will program, create, and build your own multilevel games. Enrollment will open for this additional offering once the first section is full.
Enhance your skills from Game Developer Level 1 in Sprite animation, turn-based RPG battle development, overall programming, and coding skills. Take your interactive game design skills to a whole new level!
Start by understanding magnetic and conductive properties. Build a magnetic maze game. Learn how to make things conductive. Turn everyday materials into musical circuits and keyboards or bongos. Animate artwork by integrating Scratch coding and MakeyMakey invention kits. Build a computer controller out of carrots, bananas, play dough, and circuits. For the final day, incorporate the Scratch coding and invention kit to build a game or project!
Using many different materials, you will build towers of all sizes and shapes! Projects include cup stacking, toothpick and spaghetti towers, tennis ball towers, and sky-high newspaper towers. Grades: Entering 4-6