eScout Academy's Game building, LEGO Block-Codes & Python (Level 1)
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This program is an introduction to foundational computing skills, a transition from blocks to simple code and to script using p5.js, animation basics, and interactive games. Participants will also be given an introduction to Python: variables, loops, and functions to create visuals, artwork, simulation games and more! There are also Unplugged Activities too!
Classes will be held via Zoom!
Goals & Objectives:
eScout Academy's courses focus on building creativity through interactive exercises, social-emotional intelligence, peer-peer learning, working in a group environment, design thinking, developing the mathematical thinker, and real-world problem-solvers.
Who is eScount Academy?
eScout Academy offers After-school programs to elementary through middle school students related to computing and learn the basics of Science and Physical computing (STEM), Animation & Building games like Minecraft, Lego Robotics concepts, and creating games using Python for middle school students. The course consists of different themed activities like art, music, storytelling, interactive games, science experiments to inspire and engage students towards technology, and "making STEM fun and real."
PLEASE NOTE: As of March 7th, the Town of Sudbury no longer requires masks while inside Town Buildings, including the Fairbank Community Center. Wearing a mask is at the discretion of the program participant.
* Refund requests must be made using our Refund Request Form, found on our website under General/Department information.
* Refund requests that are dated and submitted before the start of the program, April 25, 2023 will be assessed a $10 withdrawal fee. After the program begins, April 25th, no refunds will be granted.