Day Camp: Video Game Creators

August 2 - August 6 | 8:30am-3pm | Ages 8-13

Why play video games all day when your child can learn so much by making one! This camp integrates fundamentals of coding, graphic design, math, STEAM, and design into a student-centered project that combines imagination, creativity, teamwork and problem solving skills as they design their own video game. Kids will program using GameMaker software. Best for kids age 8-13

Mini Camp: Coding in Unity (Middle School and HS)

August 2 - August 6 | 3:30pm-5:30pm | Ages 8-13

This camp will explore and develop structures for game programming using the game engine. Specifically, the game engine Unity. Students will have a blast understanding the concept of the game engine platform that will allow for creating game assets and builds. Scripting languages are also introduced that allow the student to manipulate and animate the game objects. Two specific languages will be introduced, JavaScript and C#. The Unity software and the software resources that accompany the text have libraries of objects that are available to students at no cost so they can take thier knowledge and continue creation at home or on the go!

Day Camp: Coding in Minecraft/Roblox

August 9 - August 13 | 8:30am-3pm | Ages 8-14

Whether your kiddo prefers Minecraft or Roblox, this is the camp for them. They will be able to choose their favorite of the 2 to use for the week. The Minecraft Techies will be learning Java. They’ll be able to modify the Minecraft world using drag and drop code or for the more advanced, actual Java script. They will be able to invite their friends to join them in their newly created world. The Roblox Techies will be learning Lua either via drag and drop or actual Lua. By the end of the week they will be able to publish their games for the world to enjoy. Prior to the camp you will need to set up your own Minecraft or Roblox account. Best for kids 8-14 years old.

Mini Camp: Digital Creators - Intro to eSports and Live Streaming

August 9 - August 13 | 3:30pm-5:30pm | Ages 8-12

Esports is competative video gaming. It’s growing in popularity by leaps and bounds and now surpasses the Super Bowl in vewiership. Kids love playing and streaming their favorite professionals. In this camp they’ll work on their skills and learn a little about streaming themselves. It will end in a battle royale tournament to find the king, or queen, of the camp! The program will help your child learn communication skills, problem solving, teamwork, and leadership skills. Best for ages 8-12

Day Camp: STEAM Party

August 16 - August 20 | 8:30am-3pm | Ages 5-8

Every kiddo loves a fun party! Our STEAM Party Camp will introduce several different aspects of Tech and STEAM. Kids will learn basic block coding and animation. They’ll have some fun with robots and begin to think about engineering using Snap Circuits, pennies, popsicle sticks, and LEGO’s. There might even be some slime. This camp will combine mostly hands on learning with some relevant screen time. Best for kiddo’s 5-8 years old.

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August Offsite Options:

Techie Factory @ Parish Camps

https://www.parishsummer.org/
  • August 16 -20: 2nd grade & 3rd grade- Esports & Video Game Making 12:30pm-3:30pm

Pricing

Prices are for any of our corresponding summer camp options

Day Camps: $399

Mini Camps: $149

                                   Feel free to email us at info@techiefactory.com for any questions or inquiries!