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Digital Game Design (Grades 4-8, Online or In-person): Expand your computer skills and create a computer game. Pick a good theme (e.g., educational/First aid/“green” living) and then add the extras to make it fun. Test each other’s games. Earn the Coding for Good Digital Game Design badge (Badges not provided). Attend as many sessions as needed to complete your game. The class fills requirements for Junior and Cadette Girl Scout badges.
Basic Coding (Grades 3-6, Online or In-person): Create animations, stories and computer games. Learn the secrets of computer programming and have fun every step of the way. Scratch is a kid-friendly, open-source, popular language developed by MIT’s Media Lab. Dream up, design and program cool interactive scenes, like a zoo with your choice of animals or a race track with your choice of car and trucks. Build interactive cartoons, invitations, greeting cards and even add sounds or your own voice and pictures to the projects you design. This class fills requirements for Brownies and Junior Girl Scout badges (Badges not provided).
Beginning Robotics (Grade 3 minimum, In-person only): Learn to program your robot to travel to faraway places; add sounds and lights to make a unique journey. This class completes all steps for the Programming Robots badge (Badges not provided).