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Best coding camps for kids

Best coding camps for kids

Have fun creating games, websites, and more, with beginner to advanced coding camps for kids.
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The best coding camps unleash a world of wonder and creativity for kids and teens! With coding 30+ camps designed by experts from Uber, Airbnb, Google, MIT, and more, your child will gain the skills to make a real impact in your community. Learning to program helps kids develop critical thinking skills and creativity. Set your child up for a successful career - and empower them to have tons of fun along the way! Live online camps run four days a week, two days a week, and once a week during the summer, winter, and more, so you’re sure to find the right fit for your schedule! Choose from fun camps including Scratch, Minecraft, Roblox, Python, and more.

AI coding camps for kids

Learn all about Artificial Intelligence and data science in fun AI camps.

AI Explorers

AI Explorers

Grades 4-7

Discover How Self-Driving Cars, Face Recognition, and Other Advanced Technologies Work With AI For Kids

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AI Creators - Computer Vision

AI Creators - Computer Vision

Grades 6-12

Start mastering machine learning & create AI apps with Python!

Data Science with Python and Pandas

Data Science with Python and Pandas

Grades 5-12

Data Science with Python and Pandas

Data Superpower

Data Superpower

Grades 4-7

Discover Data Science, One of the Most Valuable Skills, and See the World

Python for AI

Python for AI

Grades 5-12

Dive into a Real-World Top Programming Language

Intro to Computational Biology

Intro to Computational Biology

Grades 6-12

Learn how to use code to decipher your biological code -- understand what makes you YOU

Hello Tech!

Hello Tech!

Grades 2-5

Learn how technology shapes our work and play

Coding camps for kids

Discover cool coding languages including Scratch, Python, and more.

Scratch Ninja

Scratch Ninja

Grades 2-5

Code games and animations with the #1 beginner classes

Scratch Junior

Scratch Junior

Grades K-2

A fun ScratchJr coding class for kindergarteners and 1st graders.

Accelerated Scratch

Accelerated Scratch

Grades 5-9

Fast-Paced Introductory Coding Class for Grades 5-9 - Build Games, Stories, and Animations

Intermediate Game Building

Intermediate Game Building

Grades 2-6

Code a new fun game every week

Pokémon Game Building

Pokémon Game Building

Grades 2-6

Create cool Pokémon games with fun Scratch coding

Minecraft Modding Quest

Minecraft Modding Quest

Grades 3-6

Solve puzzles, build, and create games with fun coding in Minecraft

Build Your Web

Build Your Web

Grades 5-12

Build Your First Web Pages, and Learn How the Internet, Browsers, and Web Work

Junior Robotics

Junior Robotics

Grades 2-4

Code your robot to move, sense, lift, and more - all in virtual worlds.

Python for AI

Python for AI

Grades 5-12

Dive into a Real-World Top Programming Language

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Grades 4-9

Create Powerful Mobile Apps and Games with Professional Block Coding Platform Thunkable

Android Game Building with Java

Android Game Building with Java

Grades 6-12

Intro to Java Fundamentals and Android Mobile Development.

Beginner Roblox Game Coding

Beginner Roblox Game Coding

Grades 3-8

The best way to start learning Roblox game coding

Cloud Computing for Web Apps

Cloud Computing for Web Apps

Grades 6-12

Build advanced scalable web apps using Cloud Computing

Intro to Java Programming (AP CSA Aligned)

Intro to Java Programming (AP CSA Aligned)

Grades 6-12

Introduction to Java that also maps to AP Computer Science Java (APCSA) requirements.

Robotics coding camps for kids

Join robotics camps to make awesome robots compete in virtual worlds.

Scratch Ninja

Scratch Ninja

Grades 2-5

Code games and animations with the #1 beginner classes

Minecraft Redstone Engineering

Minecraft Redstone Engineering

Grades 2-5

Build in Minecraft with RedStone, Pistons, Observers and Learn Engineering

Robot Adventures

Robot Adventures

Grades 4-8

Design, build, and code robots - Mission accomplished!

Junior Robotics

Junior Robotics

Grades 2-4

Code your robot to move, sense, lift, and more - all in virtual worlds.

Lights & Beats with Micro:Bit

Lights & Beats with Micro:Bit

Grades 2-4

Code lights, sensors, and even radio with this powerful little device.

Smart Devices: Arduino for Kids

Smart Devices: Arduino for Kids

Grades 4-9

Create with circuits and Arduino - the foundation of smart devices

NASA STEM Club

NASA STEM Club

Grades 1-4

Explore the mysteries of outer space science with fun projects

Game development camps for kids

Don't just play games - create them! Learn all about game development.

Scratch Ninja

Scratch Ninja

Grades 2-5

Code games and animations with the #1 beginner classes

Scratch Junior

Scratch Junior

Grades K-2

A fun ScratchJr coding class for kindergarteners and 1st graders.

Accelerated Scratch

Accelerated Scratch

Grades 5-9

Fast-Paced Introductory Coding Class for Grades 5-9 - Build Games, Stories, and Animations

Intermediate Game Building

Intermediate Game Building

Grades 2-6

Code a new fun game every week

Pokémon Game Building

Pokémon Game Building

Grades 2-6

Create cool Pokémon games with fun Scratch coding

Minecraft Code to Mod

Minecraft Code to Mod

Grades 5-9

Learn to code games, stories and cool buildings to life in Minecraft!

Minecraft Modding Quest

Minecraft Modding Quest

Grades 3-6

Solve puzzles, build, and create games with fun coding in Minecraft

Minecraft Redstone Engineering

Minecraft Redstone Engineering

Grades 2-5

Build in Minecraft with RedStone, Pistons, Observers and Learn Engineering

Python for AI

Python for AI

Grades 5-12

Dive into a Real-World Top Programming Language

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Grades 4-9

Create Powerful Mobile Apps and Games with Professional Block Coding Platform Thunkable

Unity Game Development

Unity Game Development

Grades 6-12

Learn Unity for kids to build fun 2D and 3D games

Coding with Roblox Studio in Lua

Coding with Roblox Studio in Lua

Grades 6-12

Create your own Roblox games and world using Roblox Studio with coding

Beginner Roblox Game Coding

Beginner Roblox Game Coding

Grades 3-8

The best way to start learning Roblox game coding

Advanced Roblox Game Coding

Advanced Roblox Game Coding

Grades 6-12

Explore and build complex Roblox games with different themes

Junior Hackers - Smart and Safe on Internet

Junior Hackers - Smart and Safe on Internet

Grades 2-5

Learn all about computer security and how to use the internet safely

Digital design camps for kids

Create beautiful websites, cards, illustrations, and more.

Scratch Ninja

Scratch Ninja

Grades 2-5

Code games and animations with the #1 beginner classes

Scratch Junior

Scratch Junior

Grades K-2

A fun ScratchJr coding class for kindergarteners and 1st graders.

Accelerated Scratch

Accelerated Scratch

Grades 5-9

Fast-Paced Introductory Coding Class for Grades 5-9 - Build Games, Stories, and Animations

Discovering Digital Design

Discovering Digital Design

Grades 5-10

Discover Art and Science in Digital Design, Create Your Own Pieces

Lights & Beats with Micro:Bit

Lights & Beats with Micro:Bit

Grades 2-4

Code lights, sensors, and even radio with this powerful little device.

Canva for Kids: Design & Video Creation

Canva for Kids: Design & Video Creation

Grades 3-6

Create beautiful graphic designs and videos with beginner-friendly Canva

Budding Digital Artist

Budding Digital Artist

Grades 1-4

Have fun being creative with a variety of interesting digital art projects

Modern Website Design with Wix

Modern Website Design with Wix

Grades 5-12

Develop beautiful websites using Wix for middle and high schoolers

Cloud computing camps for kids

Learn all about the Internet and cloud computing.

Build Your Web

Build Your Web

Grades 5-12

Build Your First Web Pages, and Learn How the Internet, Browsers, and Web Work

Python for AI

Python for AI

Grades 5-12

Dive into a Real-World Top Programming Language

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Grades 4-9

Create Powerful Mobile Apps and Games with Professional Block Coding Platform Thunkable

Cloud Computing for Web Apps

Cloud Computing for Web Apps

Grades 6-12

Build advanced scalable web apps using Cloud Computing

Modern Website Design with Wix

Modern Website Design with Wix

Grades 5-12

Develop beautiful websites using Wix for middle and high schoolers

Beginner coding camps for kids

Get started and have fun with the best beginner-friendly coding camps including drag-and-drop Scratch and more!

Scratch Junior

Scratch Junior

Grades K-2

A fun ScratchJr coding class for kindergarteners and 1st graders.

Scratch Ninja

Scratch Ninja

Grades 2-5

Code games and animations with the #1 beginner classes

Accelerated Scratch

Accelerated Scratch

Grades 5-9

Fast-Paced Introductory Coding Class for Grades 5-9 - Build Games, Stories, and Animations

Minecraft Modding Quest

Minecraft Modding Quest

Grades 3-6

Solve puzzles, build, and create games with fun coding in Minecraft

AI Explorers

AI Explorers

Grades 4-7

Discover How Self-Driving Cars, Face Recognition, and Other Advanced Technologies Work With AI For Kids

Python for AI

Python for AI

Grades 5-12

Dive into a Real-World Top Programming Language

Advanced coding camps for kids

Enjoy advanced coding camps to learn mobile development, game development, and real-world programming languages.

Android Game Building with Java

Android Game Building with Java

Grades 6-12

Intro to Java Fundamentals and Android Mobile Development.

Unity Game Development

Unity Game Development

Grades 6-12

Learn Unity for kids to build fun 2D and 3D games

Build Your Web

Build Your Web

Grades 5-12

Build Your First Web Pages, and Learn How the Internet, Browsers, and Web Work

Coding with Roblox Studio in Lua

Coding with Roblox Studio in Lua

Grades 6-12

Create your own Roblox games and world using Roblox Studio with coding

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Mobile Coding for Apps and Games

Grades 4-9

Create Powerful Mobile Apps and Games with Professional Block Coding Platform Thunkable

AI Creators - Computer Vision

AI Creators - Computer Vision

Grades 6-12

Start mastering machine learning & create AI apps with Python!

Smart Devices: Arduino for Kids

Smart Devices: Arduino for Kids

Grades 4-9

Create with circuits and Arduino - the foundation of smart devices

Learn more about kids coding camps for every season: summer camps, winter camps, spring camps, Thanksgiving camps, and New Year camps.

Explore free coding camps for kids

Coding can be intimidating so having a mentor in a fun environment is crucial to maintaining a child’s interest while building confidence in the process - and our free camps provide just that! Our five-star rated free coding camps are offered all summer, and year-round. They’re a great way to identify your child’s interests.

Our small group classes, live video experience, and awesome teachers set every child up for success. Unleash a whole new world of wonder when you get started today.

What to expect from our online coding camps for kids

Join Create & Learn coding camps to grow your creativity as you make fun arcade games, design awesome animations, create mobile apps, and much more. Create & Learn’s virtual camps use a unique inquiry-based method that keeps kids constantly engaged. Students are encouraged to have open ended discussions with their expert instructor and other students, and to create anything they desire to make. The dynamic elements of the Create & Learn program, and the personalization of the small group experience, make it one of the best.

  • Easy scheduling: Choose from structured weeklong camps (4 consecutive days) available in multiple time zones.
  • The #1 curriculum: Have fun learning coding with lessons designed by Google & Stanford experts.
  • Earn a certificate: Celebrate with a personalized Certificate of Achievement to mark each milestone
  • Personalized attention: Enjoy a maximum of 5 students per instructor. which means more progress and more play.
  • 100% happiness guarantee: We offer flexible scheduling and a satisfaction-guarantee refund.

Benefits of learning with virtual coding camps for kids

Coding for kids is great to learn because it is beginning to become a critical workforce skill. Today 87% of parents believe Computer Science is at least as important as math and English according to a Gallup report. The best way for kids to learn code is by actually doing the code themselves - and our coding camps provide plenty of hands-on projects. It is vital for kids to try, make mistakes, and then learn from those mistakes throughout the design process. Students can start coding as early as age 5. Here are a few ways learning coding can benefit your student:

  • Coding builds students’ problem solving skills
  • Kids learn logic and coding gives them lots of practice refining their logic
  • Coding provides a way to be creative very quickly
  • Learning coding provides lots of challenges for kids to overcome and build resilience
  • Coding is useful in a wide variety of fields from technology to finance, retail, health and beyond
  • Coding is a field with great earning potential
  • Pick up new skills from the comfort of your home
  • Get access to the best instructors from around the world

How to pick the best virtual coding camp for your student

If you’re curious about how to pick the best place to begin learning coding, here are a few quick tips to get you started in the right camp:

  1. Your child's grade: The first consideration should be your child’s age group. Make sure the camp you pick has their grade level listed.
  2. Prior coding experience: The majority of our students begin with Scratch Junior for students in K-2 grades; Scratch Ninja is a great place to begin for 2nd to 4th graders; while Accelerated Scratch is an excellent starting place for older children. If your child has prior coding experience, check out our curriculum to find the best fit for you.
  3. Budget: Purchasing a complete program such as the Scratch Program can help you save.
  4. Schedule: Pick a schedule that matches your child's time preferences. If they're a night owl, pick an evening class.
  5. More questions: If you're not sure where to start, you can always email us at support@createandlearn.us, and we'll get you set up.

Coding resources for kids and teens

Get started with fun coding games, coding classes, and even Scratch project challenges! You can even get inspiration from all sorts of cool kids coding projects our students have created.

  • Best coding games for kids: These kids coding games teach different concepts of coding while empowering kids to feel proud of their creations!
  • Scratch projects for kids: Discover what the most popular Scratch project is, see steps on how to make your first simple Scratch game, and explore 7 fun projects.
  • What is coding for kids: Find out why so many people believe coding for kids and teens is critical.
  • Best coding books for kids: Discover a few helpful books to complement livestream courses, including books designed for beginners, picture books, and more.
  • Free and paid coding websites: See some of the most recommended free and paid websites your child can engage with to learn coding languages.
  • Best coding classes for kids: Explore a list of the best coding for kids classes, including free classes, apps, and websites! We've also included some tips on how to compare top kids coding classes.
  • Best free coding classes for beginners: The most in-demand jobs today, such as Java developer, cloud architect, and data scientist, all need to know how to code. To help students build their skills, we've rounded up the best free coding classes for beginners.
  • Coding for girls: Check out some of the best programming platforms out there that think coding for girls is just as important as we do!
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