SUMMER CAMP - INTRO TO PYTHON
- Open to rising 9th to 12th graders.
- No previous coding experience required.
- Summer camp will be located at our new retail space at 68 Leonard Street in Belmont Center, opening June 22nd.
- Students must bring their own laptops and headphones.
- Special promotional pricing ends May 15, 2019!
- Full price: $349 per week ($279 July 4th week)
Summer camp teaches the entire Intro to Python course in one week (15 hours):
- Level I - Strings / Variables / Loops / Conditional Statements
- Level II - Random Functions / List Comprehensions
- Level III - Standard Library Functions / Building Functions
- Level IV - Objects and Classes / Selection Sort / Binary Search
In addition to workshops and coding exercises, coders also practice their skills on game projects and challenges, time permitting:
- Level II - Basic Combat, Wizard Duel, Dragon
- Level III - Bird Bingo, Plinko, Yatzy, Monte Carlo Simulation
- Level IV - Adventure Game, Racing Simulator, Population Simulator
We use Python IDLE for coding, free to download from python.org.
Coders receive a CODEMAKERS™ Certificate of Achievement at the completion of their Summer session. Summer camp enrollment also includes full membership to CODEMAKERS™ from June 24, 2019 through Labor Day.
Our workshops are taught by Boston area computer science majors and grad students, with teaching assistance provided by Belmont High School students.