Intro to Game Coding
Youth / S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) / Prek-Elementary S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) -
New Game Tutorial! Learn to create an interactive 2D video game using your FAVORITE characters. Choose characters from Undertale, Pokémon, Nintendo, Minecraft, and even classic characters like Donkey Kong, Pac Man, Sonic, and Mario!In the first class, we will learn to use Scratch, and in the final session, students will be walked through creating a maze game and picking which main character to use.
Bring a USB drive to save your games on the last day, or they can be emailed to parents.
Due to COVID-19 precautions, only registered participants of activities are allowed in District buildings.
- Instructors will greet students at the entrance before class and return them to the same door when class is complete.
- Instructors will wear a mask and face shield
- Anyone over the age of 5 years must wear a face covering at all times – regardless of what activity they’re participating in.
Your cooperation will help keep everyone safe and allow us to continue to offer enrichment activities and sports and we thank you in advance.
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