Coding for Kids

Course Information

description

In EcoStudio’s ‘Coding for Kids: Scratch Programming’ participants will learn basic programming logic to program and design projects while having fun!  Scratch is a programming language and online community that allows learners to create interactive stories, games, and animations. It helps young people learn how to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — all essential skills for life in the 21st century!

course objectives

Participants will develop an understanding of the following concepts:

Programming and computing concepts including sequences, iteration, conditionals, variables, and data structures;

Practical algorithms;

Problem-solving and project-design skills such as logical reasoning and debugging problems.

DateS/TimeS

MULTIPLE DATES:

Thursday October 25 (3-6pm)

Length

3 hours

pre-requisite

None

level

Beginner

Age

8-11

language of instruction

English and Spanish

Required materials

Laptop required

COST

Member $55 / Non-member $65

important information

Please note that open-toed shoes are not allowed at EcoStudio.

Participants must provide a copy of their insurance policy prior to commencing course.  

PARTICIPANTS MUST PRINT AND SIGN FAB LAB ECOSTUDIO WAIVER PRIOR TO COMMENCING COURSE.  WAIVER IS SENT TO PARTICIPANT UPON REGISTRATION FOR COURSE.  NO EXCEPTIONS.

Cancellation policy

EcoStudio reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course at any time, including but not limited to, lack of participation, classroom, equipment or trainer availability.

If full payment is not received three days prior to course commencement EcoStudio reserves the right to relinquish participant’s reservation.   

Cancellations received less than 5 business days prior to course commencement will only receive credit towards a future course.

Cancellations received 3 days prior to course commencement will only be reimbursed 50% of the course fee.

No-shows will be invoiced the full course fee.  

 

Contact information

For inquiries please contact Fab Lab Ecostudio at:

learn@ecostudio.ngo

Join us!

We’re excited to have you!

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00am - 3:00 p.m.
*Fab Lab EcoStudio's hours of operation do not reflect course hours, which may take place after hours of operation.

Location

Ciudad del Saber, Panamá
Calle Dwyer, Edificio 245