Code Apps & Games in Python (F19DCP2)

Learn the fundamentals of computer programing through engaging and exciting coding projects in python and building simple console based games. Recommended for Grades 6-8

The registration for this class is through the school. To register, contact your after-school program coordinator Lisa Sharma, mrslisasharma.dcs@gmail.com

Recommended Grade: Gr 6 – Gr 8

Time: 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Dates: 10/10, 10/17, 11/07, 11/14, 11/21, 12/05, 12/12, 12/19, 01/16, 01/23, 01/30, 02/06

Tools: Python, Turtle

Prerequisite: Basic programming skills

Students will take home: Project files

Location: Discovery Charter (Phoenix)

In this class, your student will:

  • Learn the fundamentals of computer programing through engaging and exciting coding projects in python.
  • Develop sequential algorithms to move characters.
  • Get familiar with Debugging  by identifying and fixing errors.
  • Gain critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Learn about Loops and optimize the code with repetitive patterns.
  • Get introduced to the concept of Variables.
  • Students will develop an appreciation on how computers store and manipulate information by building simple console based games,

 

Dates August 27, 2019