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Scratch Coding Class
November 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EST$325
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
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Scratch Coding (Download Class Flyer)
Saturdays beginning Oct. 21st through Dec. 16th (excluding Nov. 25th for Thanksgiving holiday) Class runs 8 weeks.
Discovery Center at Water’s Edge, 4505 Pulaski Hwy, Belcamp, Md.
REGISTER NOW, PAY LATER! $300, plus $25 one-time registration fee. You may pay in two installments. Half will be due on the first day of class (Oct. 21), and the remainder due on Nov. 11.
Description: Ages 11–18 recommended. This course introduces core programming basics—including variables, conditional statements, loops, debugging, and functions—via the Scratch programming language. Students will explore and develop familiarity and fluency with computational concepts. At completion of this course, students will be able to create a variety of Scratch projects that include sprites, sounds, math operations, variables, and logic. Required: Each student must bring a Windows or Apple laptop with Chrome Browser installed.