Scratch Animation & Gaming Academy (Ages 8-10)
This enrichment program will provide young learners with an opportunity to explore several aspects of gaming and computer programming while creating a variety of digital media including stories, games, greeting cards, interactive art, music and dance, Makey Makey Invention kit and more. The computer software used is an iconic-based program called SCRATCH that was developed at MIT to teach young children coding technique in an easy-to-understand and captivating manner.
Date: July 20 – July 24
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Site: Town Hall – Wood Room
Animation & Gaming and Junior Lego Robotics Engineering Academy are facilitated by Rensselaer undergraduate students under the direction of professional Rensselaer faculty and staff. RPI will not be able to offer these programs unless there is a minimum of 30 participants in the programs being offered. Please bring a lunch, snacks and a beverage.