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Fun Kids Events - Free! Kahoot Games, Minecraft & More

Does your child want to create their own games, animations, and stories? Do you want to keep their interest in learning coding, or maybe encourage them towards the next level? Join our series of fun kids and parents events free to learn and get inspired from other coding fans from all over the world. There will be plenty of aahs and wows! You will find your child more motivated to code, create, and learn!

AI Explorers - Introduction (free event)

AI Explorers - Introduction (free event)

  • Grades 4-9
  • From self-driving cars, humanoids to AI generated art and ChatGPT, AI is one of the fast growing areas in technology. What is AI? What are some of the cool things it can do? Join this event to learn fun cutting-edge AI applications created by companies like Google and Nvidia. Your child will enjoy lots of group discussions, interaction with the instructor, and hands-on projects.

    We run this free event regularly and the same content is covered every time. To explore deeper about AI, checkout our small group courses:

    • AI Explorers (grades 4 - 9) - a broad overview of a variety AI applications and technologies, such as computer vision, Chatbot, robotics, and generative AI.

    • Create with ChatGPT - (grades 4 -7) - learn how to use ChatGPT as a tool for panning, brainstorming, and creating your own chatbot.

    • AI Creators (grades 6-12) - deep dive to learn how to code AI applications covering in Python.

  • 65 minutes
    Single Session
  • Average 5 Students Per Class
  • Computer - Mac
    Windows PC
    Chromebook
 
 
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Code for Nature Challenge Workshop

Code for Nature Challenge Workshop

  • Grades 2-12
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  • The world is changing: record-breaking heat waves, widespread drought, intense hurricanes, and the accompanying disappearance of habitats for animals on land, in rivers, and in oceans. Encourage your student to enter our Code for Nature challenge, and apply what they have learned to raise awareness, protect the environment, help those affected by environmental change, and potentially solve environmental issues. Submit your project by August 25th for a chance to be one of 10 winners to win a $15 Amazon gift card!

    To help students create their projects, we are hosting a series of free live online events led by an expert:

    • July 20th at 11 am PT: Introduction to the challenge, collecting data, and identifying local environmental issues you're passionate about

    • July 26th at 5 pm PT: Defining project ideas for the issues you've identified

    • August 4th at 11 am PT: Coding assistance - come ask any questions you might have

    • August 16th at 5 pm PT: Coding assistance and guidance on how to submit projects

    These events will attract many students, so save your spot today. If you are interested in receiving dedicated help, please sign up for private tutoring.

    Build skills to create any project you can dream to help the planet in our popular live online classes:

Scratch Olympics Code Challenge

Scratch Olympics Code Challenge

  • Grades 3-8
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  • The Olympics are just around the corner! Get ready to share your passion for sports and join the Olympic spirit by creating fun Olympics-themed Scratch games.

    This exciting, free event will help your child continue building their coding skills with Scratch, a beginner-friendly platform designed by MIT, perfect for young learners. Your student will apply what they've learned about Scratch coding, such as loops and variables, while enhancing their problem-solving skills under the guidance of an expert. They will have plenty of opportunities to be creative, designing and coding their own Olympic-themed game inspired by their favorite sports like gymnastics, swimming, basketball, or any event they choose. By creating their own Olympic challenge, your child will practice essential coding skills while having a blast bringing their Olympic dreams to life! Who will take home the prize?

    The project is most suitable for students who have completed at least Scratch Ninja 1 and Scratch Ninja 2 with Create & Learn or have equivalent knowledge. Start learning today, and we'll see you at this special event soon!

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    Have fun and learn!

Minecraft Escape Estate - Hour of Code Event

Minecraft Escape Estate - Hour of Code Event

  • Grades 2-9
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  • Ready to learn and have fun?

    Learn and apply your coding power to escape Dr. Breakowski’s mysterious mansion by dawn in this free event. Solve puzzles using computational thinking to unlock secrets, open trap doors, and reveal hidden clues. Check out this trailer video for more. Our teacher will lead the students to solve the puzzles together.

    If you are new to Create & Learn, check out our most popular free coding classes:

    Have fun and learn!

Circuit Fun with Snap Circuits

Circuit Fun with Snap Circuits

  • Grades 2-8
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  • They are in your phone, and they are in your car. They light up your house, and they run roller coasters. What are they? They're electronic circuits and they're everywhere!

    In this fun free online event series, your child will learn the basics of electronic circuits using Snap Circuits. We will build several fun projects each time, while learning what a circuit is, how circuits work, and how to add more parts in a circuit to make sounds, light, and more! They will also learn sensors and advanced content such as integrated circuits.

    "I really love this fun and interactive event. Me and my classmates had a blast sharing with each other and talking about how things work. The teacher was amazing and he helped me out so much. When a person was stuck on something he would help us out." shared our student Pavel.

    It is a series of 6 events that are happening on the following dates. Sign up once and you will be included in all future events in the series.

    • Saturday, 2/17/2024, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific time. Introduction

    • Friday, 3/22/2024, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Pacific time. Conductors

    • Saturday, 4/27/2024, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific time. Resistors

    • Friday, 5/31/2024, 5:39 PM - 6:39 PM Pacific time. Integrated Circuits 1

    • Saturday, 7/13/2024, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific time Sensors

    • Friday, 8/9/2024, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Pacific time. Integrated Circuits 2

  • Your child will have a much better experience if you have a SNAP CIRCUITS® JR set or above. You can get a set at Amazon for ~$20 when it is on sale for the most basic model. However, having a set is not required. Your children are welcome to join, observe, and learn, as we also cover general engineering topics.
How Wall Street Uses Technology With Bloomberg

How Wall Street Uses Technology With Bloomberg

  • Grades 2-8
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  • Join an exciting and interactive event where students will explore the fascinating world of financial technology, and go behind the scenes into how Wall Street uses technology every day. Led by expert engineer from Bloomberg, Derek Xu, this live online session will provide a general overview of the financial industry's key sectors, including banks, credit card/payment companies, and investments. Students will dive into how technology is revolutionizing these areas, and get to participate in hands-on exercises such as finding historical stock prices and current interest rates. Get ready to uncover the secrets of finance and technology!

    Derek Xu is a Software Engineering Team Lead At Bloomberg with extensive experience in leveraging technology to drive financial innovation. His expertise spans various sectors of the financial industry, making him the perfect guide for young learners exploring the intersection of finance and technology.

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Free Intro to Scratch Coding

Free Intro to Scratch Coding

Grades 2-5

Code games and animations with beginner-friendly Scratch coding

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Beginner Roblox Game Coding - Free Intro

Beginner Roblox Game Coding - Free Intro

Grades 3-8

Start learning Roblox game coding the simple way

Accelerated Scratch - Intro to Coding for Teens

Accelerated Scratch - Intro to Coding for Teens

Grades 5-10

Fast-paced introduction to coding: build games, stories, and animations

Free Intro to Python Coding

Free Intro to Python Coding

Grades 5-10

Learn a real-world programming language, with a focus on AI