Make it a Code/Art Summer 🌟

July 22 -Aug 2, 2024 | Middle School Camp

Code/Art’s Creative Coding Camp for rising 6th to 9th grade girls in Miami-Dade County provides an intro to computer programming through online and offline projects. Participants will learn to program in JavaScript and Scratch to create digital art projects, animations, and games. There will also be daily career spotlights, typically with a guest speaker, to showcase career opportunities and career fields where computer science skills are needed.

 

Please apply using the form below. Acceptance letters will be sent via email on a rollling basis. Limited spots available.

 

Details:

  • Location: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami at 550 NW 42nd Ave, Miami, FL 33126
  • Eligibility: For female-identifying or gender non-binary students rising to 6th-9th grade (ages 11-15).
  • Cost: Free for Miami-Dade County Residents – (Cost if out of county is $600 for 10 days)
  • Schedule: Jul. 22 – Aug. 2, Mon.-Fri. 8:30am-4:00pm
  • Meals: Lunch and a snack will be provided. Students with dietary restrictions are advised to pack their own lunch.
  • Topics covered: JavaScript, Scratch, Cybersecurity, Mobile Apps & more.
  • Lessons are taught by experienced instructors
  • Career spotlights & industry guest speakers
  • Easy drop off with free parking
  • $50 gas cards available for parents who qualify

Pre-Reqs:

  • Basic typing skills required
  • Students will be required to make accounts on coding platforms such as Scratch and Khan Academy
  • Students may bring their own laptop and charger. Code/Art will have laptops available for use, but they can’t be taken home overnight.

Summer Camp Partners

Code/Art’s Creative Coding Camp is supported in part by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners. This program is also partially funded by The Children’s Trust. The Children’s Trust is a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County.

 

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