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Java Script Gaming & Animation: Grades 6 - 8

Course Description

Create drawings, stories, animations and games for the web with JavaScript. In this workshop, you will learn real programming and create fun and interactive web applications that you can share with your family and friends.

Projects will follow the Khan Academy instructional curriculum and be led by our professional computer programming instructors. With this approach our instructors will arm students with the basic computer programming skills so that may continue learning at home even after the workshop ends. Topics include programming, logical statements, loops, if-then-else programmatic syntax, graphical interfaces, variables, geometry, coordinates, problem solving, critical thinking and collaboration.

A flash-drive may be required to take projects home.

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Extended Day Coverage (Mornings & Afternoons)
Families needing to drop off kids early or pick them up late may take advantage of TCU's Extended Coverage options. These optional coverages may be added during workshop registration and checkout. Fees are based on a weekly basis (see fees below); extended coverage for individaul days are not available for purchase.

  • Morning Extended Day Coverage (7:30am - 9:00am): +$35/week
  • Afternoon Extended Day Coverage (4:00pm - 5:30pm): +$35/week

    Lunch Policy & Coverage
    Campers registered for both a morning and an afternoon workshop during the same week, or an all day workshop will be monitored for lunch at no additional cost. Students staying all day must provide their own, non-perishable lunch and beverage (refrigeration not available). Please note that no lunches will be provided by TCU or staff.

    Ya'll Come Back! Rebate Program
    Simply register your child in more than one eligible camp workshop this summer and receive a rebate after the camp season ends. $10 rebates apply to each additional camp for each child; so, register your child for three eligible camps and receive $20 back! It's our way of saying thanks! Rebates will be processed in Fall 2018.

    Detailed information will be sent several weeks in advance of the camp

    Number of Seat(s) Available: There are 4 openings remaining at this time.

    Dates:July 23-27, 2018
    Meets:M, Tu, W, Th and F from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 5 sessions
    Instructor:Study Center
    Fee: $199.00Fee Breakdown