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KCJ Montreal: Hardware Bootcamp (age 9-12) ENG

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Maison Notman House

51 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest

Montréal, QC H2X 1X2

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IT'S TIME TO GET HANDS-ON.


Kids Code Jeunesse is inviting kids to participate in a 6-Part hardware bootcamp, where they will get to experiment, code and play with Raspberry Pi + Sense Hat, Makey Makey and Mirco:bit! These pieces of hardware will run using Scratch, a coding software kids can use to "program their own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share the creations with others in the online community."

A sample activitiy includes creating a game with Scratch, creating a dance pad controller for the game with Makey Makey, and sharing and playing the game with others!

The workshops are offered on Saturdays at 10am - 12pm from September 23rd to November 11th, 2017 at the Notman House, 51 Sherbrooke St W, Montreal, QC H2X 1X2.


Each child will receive their own Micro:bit and a copy of Margarida Romero's book, Vibot the Robot, an illustrated introduction to coding!


The workshop dates:

  • September 23rd
  • September 30th
  • No workshop- Thanksgiving
  • October 14th
  • October 21st
  • No workshop - Halloween
  • November 4th
  • November 11th


This bootcamp is offered in english. If you would like to participate in the bootcamp in french, click here.




FAQ

Do I need to bring my own equipment?

No! All equipment will be supplied by Kids Code Jeunesse.


Can I register for 1 workshop?

No. The workshops are a series of lessons that build on each other and to maximize the experience, children are asked to attend each session.


Is there age limit to enter the event?

The workshops are ideal for children between the ages of 9-12. One or two guardians are welcome.


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

There is meter parking immediately outside (if you drive around a bit further from Sherbrooke St, you will find free street parking // Bus: 24 & 55 // Metro: St Laurent, Place des Arts, Sherbrooke


Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact Bry at bry@kidscodejeunesse.org


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