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Just a reminder: payment will appear as a PAYPAL transaction on your credit card, even if you do not have a PAYPAL account. Will show as: ADVENTURESW, AWROBOTS, or ROBOTSCLASS.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at (240) 442-1855.

Grades 3-5 Video Game Programming

Does your kid dream of writing his or her own video games? We’ve found a great way to get started: Scratch, the super-simple drag-and-drop multimedia programming language designed by MIT‘s Lifelong Kindergarten project.

This class requires solid reading and math and the ability to focus for an hour, except for a short break. Scroll down for review.

We’ll be starting with simple projects and working up from there.

NOTE: Scratch is available to anyone for free on the Internet. Learn it at home! Or, sign up for one of our classes so one of Adventures with Robots’ trained instructors can lead you through a lesson plan, where you’ll learn how to make characters walk, talk and boogie across the screen.

Wednesdays 3:15-4:15p
Dates: April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6

Video Game Programming class format

EIGHT meetings, once a week, 60 minutes per meeting.
Max 12 students.
After school tuition: $115 per student.

We provide two instructors; discounted tuition if we accept your school’s parent aide with programming experience.

We provide 1 netbook per student for use during class.

Areas of exploration: programming, multimedia, storytelling, music, logic.

Important: this transaction will appear on your credit card as PAYPAL *ADVENTURESW or PAYPAL *AWROBOTS


Adventures with Robots
(240) 442-1855
twitter: @awrobots


April 18, 2012 — 3:15 pm to
June 06, 2012 — 4:15 pm

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Bradley Hills ES
7000 Radnor Rd
Bethesda, MD
United States