Summer Tech Camp

Give your kids the tech skills for life this summer.


WHAT IS SUMMER TECH CAMP?

Our 5-day intensive tech camp is packed with fun activities, challenges, and workshops, so you can build websites, mobile applications, games and virtual reality.

Aimed at 8 to 18-year olds, we will push you to develop essential soft skills like teamwork, problem solving, presentation and communication skills, as well as logical and computational thinking abilities.
Our team of highly experienced instructors are passionate about giving you an advantage in a digital era where technology skills are highly in demand. The camps run at our centres in Milton Keynes, Bedford and London.

We currently offer Scratch, Python, Web and Mobile App development and Robotics.

The camps start at 10AM and finish at 4PM each day.

DATES AND VENUES


31st July to 4th August - Milton Keynes - SOLD OUT
Milton Keynes Central Library,
555 Silbury Boulvevard,
Milton Keynes,
MK9 3HL

7th August to 11th August - Bedford - SOLD OUT
3AAA Bedford,
Salamander House,
2-10 St John’s Street,
Bedford
MK42 0DH

14th August to 18th August - London - LAST FEW!
Harrow High School,
Gayton Rd,
Harrow
HA1 2JG


Price

£150 per person


What do students learn?

1.Monday - Scratch

  • Introduction to programming and technology
  • Introduction to Scratch
  • Selection and project types
  • Variables and user defined blocks
  • Review and bringing it all together
  • Introduction to Control and selecting a programming project

2.Tuesday - Python

  • Introduction to Python, Terminology and Installation
  • IDE, Shell, Functions, Data Types, Manipulating data, Print function
  • IF and ELSE Statements, Loops, Loops in action
  • Importing Modules, Functions and Sub-Procedures
  • Project design - theory and practice for designing a simple game or app
  • Coding - students will work on mini-projects, building graphical interfaces, games and problem-solving routines

3.Wednesday - Web Development with HTML

  • Introduction to the Internet and the world wide web
  • Introduction to HTML5, Creating your first website, Finding errors with validator
  • Line breaks, paragraphs, headings, fonts and comments
  • Lists, links, images, videos audio and file paths

4.Thursday - Web Development with CSS

  • Introduction to CSS3
  • Structure and styling
  • Colours, Lists, Box Model, Links and images
  • Divs and spans
  • Classes and ID's
  • Float and clear
  • Team project 

5.Friday - Mobile App Development

  • Introduction to MIT's App Inventor
  • The interface
  • "Hello Android" app
  • Lottery app
  • Wrap up and presentation

Hear from the parents

"Dawson attended GoCode Academy’s Easter Coding Camp and he loved it. It gave him an opportunity to interact with other young people and learn things he hasn’t been able to learn at school"

Leanne Taylor, Parent
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"Dylan does computing at school, but they can only take it so far. To come to a place like GoCode Academy where it's welcoming, generous and provides a environment for him to develop is brilliant."

Lisa Masters, Parent
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Got a question?


Email us at hello@gocode.academy
Call us on 01908 870 003

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