A course in Scratch. Design and build a space shuttle that will blast you and your virtual robot crew on an epic voyage to Mars that’s literally out of this world!
- Ages 8-10
- 20 sessions of 90 minutes each
- 1 time a week
- Up to 6 students per group
Your dream of going to space has now become a reality. The mission? To design, construct and launch a space shuttle for a successful voyage to the Red Planet.
You will use algorithmic thinking and programming techniques to prepare and successfully execute your own colonization mission to Mars. Along the way you will engage in a broad range of popular science topics, such as physics, astronomy, programming and space history. This course will expand your horizons and spark your cosmic curiosity.
Students will learn to
- Algorithmic thinking
- Basic coding commands
- Implementing programming algorithms
- Creating games
- Planning ability
- Kids 8-10 years old
- No previous knowledge of coding required
- Fluent in English
- Access to a computer with internet connection
- A working microphone and webcam
- Basic ability to type
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