Ages 8-11

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1/2 Day Camp

Adventures In Robotics

This camp provides an amazing introduction to robotics and programming. Fun for campers of all ability levels, each day will bring a new adventure in STEM. Can your team meet the challenge and create a robot to master your assigned task? Each day is a new adventure theme including Pokemon Challenge, Olympian, Race Day, Puzzle Fun, and Super Hero Day.

This camp focuses on collaboration and exploration; encouraging innovative thinking by allowing teams to come up with their own missions in robotics.

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1/2 Day Camp

Legos...Camera...Action

NEW SOFTWARE = MORE CREATIVITY!

Legos, Camera, Action: Did you like The LEGO Movie? Want to learn how to make your own stop-motion brick film? This class is for you!! Using cameras, animation software, and video editing software, you will bring LEGOs to life creating multi-scene movies with transitions, titles, credits, sound effects, and narration. Students receive a link to all the class creations at the end of the course.

The stories are up to your imagination. With a huge assortment of sets to choose from, this course can be taken again and again with new creations every time!

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1/2 Day Camp

Intro Game Creation

If you think playing computer games is fun, think what a blast learning to program your own games will be. Your imagination is the limit as you use GameMaker software to create maze, strategy, and a variety of other types of games. You’ll learn about creating sprites, objects, events and actions. Design a room, make it look the way you want, add objects and play your game. We’ll teach you how to display health, lives, score, splash screens and high score tables. Using drag and drop programming, you’ll be creating exciting, professional looking games you can play with your friends. Students receive a link to all the class creations at the end of the course. You must have minimal experience using a computer to take this class.

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1/2 Day Camp

Advanced Game Creation

Delve deeper into GameMaker techniques. This class is for those already familiar with GameMaker who want to take their game creation skills to the next level. We will examine gravity, platforms, bosses, levels, effects, scrolling rooms, GML (GameMaker’s built-in programming language) and continue to expand our skills. Students receive a link to all the class creations at the end of the course.

You must have already taken a Game Creation class with us or in some way demonstrate your ability to keep up with this class as basic GameMaker skills will be assumed.

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Full Day Camp - Two Levels Offered For Ages 8-11 And 12 & U

Exploring Drones

Take your programming to new heights... LITERALLY!

Learning to code has never been more fun! Using programmable drones, we will teach basic programming skills while taking on exciting, aerodynamic challenges. Races, obstacle courses and daring rescues are just a few of the task you must program your drone to complete. This camp is for those that what to do more than just fly a drone...

Drones are property of Brainy Bytes and are for camp use only.

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Full Day Camp - Two Levels Offered For Ages 8-11 & 12+

Game Overload **All NEW For 2019**

Get ready for a full week of game programming "overload." Starting from the very beginning, we will explore the basics such as creating sprites, objects, events and actions, health, gravity, designing your levels and more. Then go deeper into the platform game programming to take your game making to a new level.

NEW SKILLS include quest-based game creation, advanced sprite responsiveness, interactive environments, multi-weapon capabilities and more. This camp will provide hours of creative time for you to build exciting, professional looking games you can play with your friends. Students receive a link to all the class creations at the end of the course. You must have minimal experience using a computer to take this class.

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Full Day Camp

Girls Only Creative Story Telling

NEW SOFTWARE = MORE CREATIVITY!

Girls Only Creative Story Telling: Does your daughter have an interest in STEM? If she's eager to collaborate with like-minded girls, then this camp was designed just for her! In this camp, we bring LEGO® StoryStarter and Stop Motion Movie Making together for a full week of story creation. Campers will work together to make their very own storybooks and short films. Using Legos, cameras, story visualizer and animation software, the campers will bring their imagination to life. 

While they are having fun bringing their stories to life, they are also learning valuable language arts skills such as plot, setting and the process of good story writing. Each camper will receive a link to all the book and movie creations made in the camp.

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Full Day Camp

Mod & Code

We have combined two favorites, Minecraft and Game Making, and offered them in one GIGANTIC camp that introduces Minecraft Mod Design and Video Game Creation! Now you will rule the Minecraft and gaming world with your own mod and game creations.
No programming experience required. At the end of camp, participants will receive a link to all the game creations and the opportunity to continue modding at home.

Campers must have their own PC Minecraft account login & password. (This is done through MOJANG and does cost an extra fee) Laptops not required, but campers may bring their own - Windows 7 or newer, or Mac.

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Full Day Camp

Exploring Robotics

This camp provides an amazing introduction to robotics and programming utilizing LEGO Mindstorm EV3 and Ozobot robotic systems. Each day is a new adventure theme including Pokemon Challenge, Olympian, Race Day, Puzzle Fun, and Super Hero Day.

Fun for campers of all ability levels, each day will bring a new adventure in STEM. Battle with other teams in races and competitions that will test your skills with both EV3 or Ozobot. Campers will be introduced to a new way to look at robots and programming.