Learn to Code by Minecraft Mod

Ages 6+

  • Class meets Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Options available for early arrival(8:00AM) and late pickup(5:30PM).
  • This is a full day camp and students need bring their own lunch/snacks.
  • Students will have two snack breaks (10:15AM and 2:30PM), and one hour lunch break/recess (12:00 noon) during the camp.
  • Class is limited to 15 students
  • All software and hardware need for the camp are provided by us
  • Expand your knowledge of computer science and programming by creating new programs that will run in Minecraft to change the terrain, build houses, and so much more!
  • This camp uses Minecraft Education Edition and Microsoft® MakeCode™ to teach students computer science principles and programming skills.
  • Required software (Minecraft Education Edition, Microsoft Make Code etc.) and hardware (laptop) are provided by CAML Academy.
  • No programming and CS experience needed. Students will use Blockly or JavaScript as the programming language.

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Change their Minecraft world through coding in Microsoft MakeCode.
  • Describe and apply the following programming concepts:
    • Events
    • Coordinates
    • Variables
    • Conditionals
    • Functions and parameters
    • Iteration
    • Arrays
    • Artificial intelligence
  • June 11, 2019 - August 16, 2019
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM