Summer Coding Camps Open for Rising 5th-9th Graders

The Franklin Special School District is partnering with Nashville Technology Council to offer our rising intermediate and middle school students the opportunity to attend Scratch Coding Camps this summer.  Space is limited, so register early!

Scratch Camp (click for details)
Rising 5th and 6th Graders
July 17 – 21, 2017
9:00 – 3:00
Freedom Intermediate School, 
840 Glass Lane

Scratch is great introduction to computer programming. Students will generate more than a dozen different programs in this drag and drop educational language. Students will also learn how to create their own blocks, debug faulty code and push their projects up to a shared space. A strong primer for someone who is new to coding or just needs a refresher course.

Experience Level:  Beginner – no prior coding required
Student Tuition: $200 (Scholarship opportunities available)
Camp Requirements:  All equipment and supplies for the camp will be provided by the Nashville Technology Council.  Students will need to bring a packed lunch each day.  This camp also requires each student have an email address.  The email address allows students to save their work.

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Scratch Camp (click for details)
Rising 7th, 8th and 9th Graders
June 17 – 21, 2017
9:00 – 3:00
Freedom Middle School, 
750 New Hwy 96 West

Scratch is great introduction to computer programming. Students will generate more than a dozen different programs in this drag and drop educational language. Students will also learn how to create their own blocks, debug faulty code and push their projects up to a shared space. A strong primer for someone who is new to coding or just needs a refresher course.

Age Range:  7th – 9th grade
Experience Level:  Beginner – no prior coding required
Student Tuition: $200 (Scholarship opportunities available)
Camp Requirements:  All equipment and supplies for the camp will be provided by the Nashville Technology Council.  Each student will need to bring his or her lunch to camp each day.  This camp also requires each student have an email address.  The email address allows students to save their work.

Register Now

For more information on either of these camps, please contact NTC’s Erin Whitaker.