Coding and Technology Classes

Our curriculum consists of several coding and programming courses such as Python and Scratch; microprocessor programming; 3D print and design; applied digital skills such as web design; and robotics.

These courses will be available on rotation annually depending on teacher availability and registrants. Course offerings, descriptions, and prices can be found below:

Coding and Programming

Scratch

Block-based coding designed to teach computational thinking and logic to students in grades K through 9.
Age Band: (K–9)

Scratch

Block-based coding designed to teach computational thinking and logic to students in grades K through 9.
Age Band: (K–9)
Length: Semester or year long
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Google CS First

Block-based coding designed to teach computational thinking and logic to students in grades K through 9. Google curriculum is provided.
Age Band: (K–9)

Google CS First

Block-based coding designed to teach computational thinking and logic to students in grades K through 9. Google curriculum is provided.
Age Band: (K–9)
Length: Semester or year long
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

MIT App Inventor

Block-based programming designed to develop software applications for grades K through 12.
Age Band: (K–12)

MIT App Inventor

Block-based programming designed to develop software applications for grades K through 12.
Age Band: (K–12)
Length: Semester or year long
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Carnegie Mellon CS Academy

Text-based (Python) advanced programming curriculum designed to learn computational thinking, algorithms, and functions.
Age Band: (8–12)

Carnegie Mellon CS Academy

Text-based (Python) advanced programming curriculum designed to learn computational thinking, algorithms, and functions.
Age Band: (8–12)
Length: Semester or year long
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Microprocessor Programming

Micro:bit

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (4–12)

Micro:bit

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (4–12)
Length: 1 to 3 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Circuit Playground

Block-based coding designed to teach computational thinking and logic to students in grades K through 9. Google curriculum is provided.
Age Band: (K–9)

Circuit Playground

Block-based coding designed to teach computational thinking and logic to students in grades K through 9. Google curriculum is provided.
Age Band: (K–9)
Length: Semester or year long
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Code.org

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (4–12)

Code.org

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (4–12)
Length: 1 to 3 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Arduino

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (6–12)

Arduino

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (6–12)
Length: 2 to 6 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Raspberry Pi

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (6–12)

Raspberry Pi

A novel micro processor board to learn programming while visualizing the created algorithm.
Age Band: (6–12)
Length: 2 to 6 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $30 per student per after school session / $50 per student per weekend session

Soldering and Electronics 101

Circuitry

Learn soldering techniques and circuit board building. Take home your working circuit boards!
Age Band: (6–12)

Circuitry

Learn soldering techniques and circuit board building. Take home your working circuit boards!
Age Band: (6–12)
Length: 1 to 4 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $40 per student per after school session / $60 per student per weekend session

3D Design and Printing

3D Production

Learn how to design 3D models and printing.
Age Band: (4–12)

3D Production

Learn how to design 3D models and printing.
Age Band: (4–12)
Length: 1 to 6 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $40 per student per after school session / $60 per student per weekend session

Applied Digital Skills (Google Tools and Google Web Design)

Google Tools

Master Google products, including Google Drive, Google Docs (MS Word), Google Sheets (MS Excel), Google Slides (Powerpoint), Google Forms, and many more.

Google Tools

Master Google products, including Google Drive, Google Docs (MS Word), Google Sheets (MS Excel), Google Slides (Powerpoint), Google Forms, and many more.
Length: 1 to 3 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $40 per student per after school session / $60 per student per weekend session

Google Sites

Master creating Google sites with hands-on projects. Create your own website and publish!

Google Sites

Master creating Google sites with hands-on projects. Create your own website and publish!
Length: 1–3 weeks
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $40 per student per after school session / $60 per student per weekend session

Robotics

FTC, FRC, VEX, LEGO

Learn engineering design and prepare for regional and state competitions.

FTC, FRC, VEX, LEGO

Learn engineering design and prepare for regional and state competitions.
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $40 per student per after school session / $60 per student per weekend session

Leadership Programs

Congressional Award

Serve your community; develop 21st century and interpersonal skills with one-on-one mentoring opportunities.

Congressional Award

Serve your community; develop 21st century and interpersonal skills with one-on-one mentoring opportunities.
Course Delivery Options:

After school (2 hrs)
Weekend (4 hrs)

Cost: $40 per student per after school session / $60 per student per weekend session