2020 JAVA™ Programming I & Basic Game Programming Camps – (LEGO® Robotics Camp Cancelled)

                       DUE TO THE ONGOING COVID-19 SITUATION, PLEASE NOTE CHANGES TO THE PREVIOUS SCHEDULING AND LOCATIONS OF THE CAMPS LISTED BELOW– EDITS MADE IN BLUE

             2020 LEGO® Robotics, JAVA™ Programming I & Basic Game Programming Camps

The Saint Charles Robotics Team will be offering three different summer camps this year.  These camps are open to both boys and girls.  All camps will be held at Saint Charles Robotics and Mentoring Center at 1820 East Long Street.  Space is limited to the first 20 students to enroll. All course descriptions contain suggested age ranges. Students are encouraged to bring light snacks with them.  Please contact Joe Moyer, [email protected], with any questions.  The price for each camp is $100 per person.  Checks should be made out to Saint Charles Robotics.

 

LEGO® Robotics- CANCELLED

This camp is designed for students entering the fourth through eighth grades.  Students will use the LEGO MIndstorm™ package to build robots to perform challenging tasks.  Students will not only learn how to build, program, and operate a robot, but how to work in a team environment to accomplish a goal.  The camp will be held July 6th through July 10th from 9 AM-11:30 AM.

 

NEW INFORMATION JAVA™ Programming I

This camp is designed for students entering 8th through 12th grade who have a basic understanding of computers and computer languages. This course will focus on standard programming flow control and object-oriented case structures. Students will be given programming tasks to be accomplished. Students may provide their own laptop computers or use computers provided by Saint Charles. All computer software will be provided. The camp will be held July 6 through July 10 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and will be held remotely. Contact Joe Moyer at [email protected].

 

Basic Game Programming

This camp is designed for students entering 5th through 9th grades who have little or no programming experience. The camp will be a hands-on lab to introduce the concepts of computer programming. Students will learn these concepts by creating and modifying two-dimensional video games. The camp will use Visual Basic as its core language. Students may provide their own laptop computers or use computers provided by Saint Charles. All computer software will be provided. The camp will be held July 6 through July 10 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and will be held remotely. Contact Joe Moyer at [email protected].