CodeCamp: Spring Break STEM Event

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CodeCamp: Spring Break STEM Event

Join CodeStream Studios for an immersive, instructor-led event that takes campers through the creation and design process of software!

When and where

Date and time

Location

STEM Center of Excellence at Camp Whispering Cedars 6010 Whispering Cedar Drive Dallas, TX 75236

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About this event

  • 5 days 6 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

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Overview

Join us this summer at the STEM Center of Excellence, at Camp Whispering Cedars for an adventure packed coding camp! Learn to code your very own computer games from scratch while also experiencing the outdoors and cool activities like: archery, low-ropes, zip-lining, and even a giant swing!

Participating campers will also receive the following:

  • A Camp Tee Shirt.
  • Lunch and snacks (provide daily).
  • A completion certificate for 100% attendance.

Don't miss out! Register for our camp today!

Additional Camp Details:

  • Campers need to arrive daily by 9 am and will need to be picked up by 3 pm.
  • Co-ed for middle school and high school grades.
  • Campers will need to bring a swim suit and a towel in order to use the swimming pool.

Learning Objectives

In this camp for middle and high school students, students will be introduced to beginner-level computing methods using a common programming language: Python. At the end of the camp, each camper will apply the programming methods they’ve learned to design and develop computer games with code.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this camp, students will be able to:

  • Document their code with comments
  • Print messages to the console
  • Define variables of different types
  • Perform arithmetic operations
  • Compare values with logic operators and conditional statements
  • Use while and for loops to repetitively perform a specific task
  • Use functions to perform certain tasks
  • Draw shapes and print messages with the turtle library
  • Perform tasks that are dependent on input from the user
  • Identify the location where a user has clicked on the screen
  • Develop a computer game using the turtle library from Python