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2017 March Tinker Core Program AT101 (Tue 4:30PM - 6PM)
Tue, 21 Mar 2017, 16:30 – Tue, 16 May 2017, 18:00 SGT
Start from Scratch: Animations & Games (AT101)
Designed for young imaginative minds, the Scratch 101 course uses Scratch, a block-based programming tool developed by the MIT Media Lab, to give young students hands-on first try on programming. Students learn key computer science concepts such as sequences, loops, conditionals and abstraction by building their own fun projects of animated stories and multimedia games. Students are encouraged and supported by professionally trained instructors to design creative games and to think about the programming processes behind the apps and games they see in daily lives.
Session 1 : Introduction to Creative Programming using Scratch
Session 2 - 3 : Movement and Coordinate Geometry
Session 4 - 6 : Exploring Computational Thinking Concepts
Session 7 - 9 : Creative Game Project Programming
At First Code, one of our classroom mottos is Do Things, Tell People. Join us for our Demo Day event where our students proudly showcase their completed projects to family and friends at the end of term! More details will be provided by email once your enrollment is confirmed.
What You'll Need:
A Google account to save their Scratch projects.
Tinker Scratch Curriculum (Age 6-8)
Course Duration: 9 weeks
Class Duration: 1.5 hours weekly
Tuesday Scratch Classes:
From 21st March 2017 to 16th May 2017 (Every Tuesday)
Time: 4:30PM to 6PM
Venue: #04-13 Stamford Court, 61 Stamford Road, Singapore 178892 (Closest MRT: City Hall)
How to get here:
- By car: turn in at Stamford Road or Loke Yew Street from Hill Street. Parking available in the building.
- By public transport: Alight at City Hall MRT and walk 5 minutes to Stamford Road or alight at Stamford Court bus stop
8:1 Ratio Guarantee
We believe in developing a personal relationship with the student. Our instructors are as much teachers as we are facilitators, and coach for our students' learning. By ensuring a small class, each student benefits from maximum attention from instructor and teaching assistant, and at the same time, learns from peers.
Our courses are designed for students to run at their own pace. Our curriculum is level-based for each module, meaning that each student can learn at their own appropriate, customized pace.
Hands-on project based learning
First Code classrooms are messy, chaotic and we love it! We believe in hands-on creation, experimental learning and lots of discussion.
Follow on Curriculum for Immersed Learning
What happens after this course? Like learning any other language, learning to code is best done through an immersive, continual commitment. We offer a multi-year curriculum that allows students to deepen and broaden their interests in computer science and software development. Sign up for our full year program to bring your child through our designed curriculum from beginner to intermediate levels.
Full Year Program Special
Get 20% off when you enroll for the full year's program!
We run 4 semesters of program in a year and each semester lasts for 9 weeks.
Apply these discount codes at checkout to receive discount for your ticket!
Early Bird Discount - Enroll before 28 February 2017 to receive 35SGD off each child's ticket.
Buddy Up Discount - Enroll siblings together to receive 35SGD off each child's ticket.
Note: First Code Academy reserves the right to cancel a ticket if an incorrect promo code is used.
If you refer a friend, you can save up to SGD$55 each! You can refer as many friends as you wish.
Please refer to the guideline below: http://firstcodeacademy.com/programs/referral.html
Shaping Future Creators
First Code Academy is a leading education institute that teaches kids coding courses and develop curriculum for K-12 students to learn not just coding skills, but computational thinking. Our goal is to empower children and teenagers to become creative leaders in the digital era, for their future career and for driving social change.