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  • Tech Academy: Game Coding-Multiplayer

    In this class, we introduce students’ programming concepts using Scratch. Learn to create multiplayer games. Scratch is a drag-and-drop creative coding platform developed by MIT. Basic computer skills needed (basic keyboarding and using a mouse). Home Technical Requirements For all Class: Computer: PC (Windows XP or later) or Mac (OSX) with at least a 2GHz processor and 4GB of RAM Internet: Broadband internet Webcam Microphone and Speakers Google Meet Additional Technical Requirement: PC needed, will not work on Chromebook, tablets, or phones
  • Tech Academy: Hacking Java Games

    Hack into the code of classic games by editing text files. Students will learn Java coding skills while modifying games. Coding beginners and more experienced students will love this class. This fun class is our staff and students’ favorite coding class. No experience is necessary, but familiarity with common tasks using a computer operating system (text-editing and understanding directory structures) and good keyboarding skills is required. Home Technical Requirements For all Class: Computer: PC (Windows XP or later) or Mac (OSX) with at least a 2GHz processor and 4GB of RAM Internet: Broadband internet Webcam Microphone and Speakers Google Meet Additional Technical Requirement: PC needed, will not work on Chromebook, tablets, or phones BlueJay - free download, Java development Environment, will provide download instructions before class
  • Tech Academy: Minecraft Mod Pack Development

    Learn to make Java mods for Minecraft Java Edition Minecraft using MCreator to customize your gaming experience! MCreator is a great tool to learn Minecraft modding and to learn concepts of software programming. We will make a custom Mod Pack. Students should be comfortable with keyboarding, and, of course, playing Minecraft the end of the class, take home your Mods to share with family and friends. Basic computer skills needed (basic keyboarding and using a mouse). Home Technical Requirements For all Class: Computer: PC (Windows XP or later) or Mac (OSX) with at least a 2GHz processor and 4GB of RAM Internet: Broadband internet Webcam Microphone and Speakers Google Meet Additional Technical Requirement: Minecraft Java Edition PC only will not work on Apple, Mac, Chromebook, tablets, or phones. Mcreator - free downloadable software. This must be downloaded and installed before class.
  • Tech Academy: Game Coding-Mario Kart

    In this class, we introduce students’ to programming concepts using Scratch. Scratch is a drag-and-drop creative coding platform developed by MIT. Students will be instructed to make a Mario Kart - style game. Then pick custom characters, track to customize their games. Basic computer skills needed (basic keyboarding and using a mouse). Home Technical Requirements For all Class: Computer: PC (Windows XP or later) or Mac (OSX) with at least a 2GHz processor and 4GB of RAM Internet: Broadband internet Webcam Microphone and Speakers Google Meet Additional Technical Requirement: PC needed, will not work on Chromebook, tablets, or phones
  • Tech Academy: Video Production for YouTube-Podcasting

    Learn how to produce a YouTube - Learn the ins and out of producing your own podcast. Explore ideas, make a script map, and more. We will also go over refining your audio using Audacity. Edit your video, add transitions, and insert a soundtrack. Then share your finished video with the world. Home Technical Requirements For all Class: Computer: PC (Windows XP or later) or Mac (OSX) with at least a 2GHz processor and 4GB of RAM Internet: Broadband internet Webcam Microphone and Speakers Google Meet
  • Tech Academy: Escape the Ender Dragon-Escape Room

    Unleash your creativity as you work collaboratively! Create a world with others in multiple unique, themed Escape Room Adventure Map. Our mission to race through the end and escape the Ender Dragon. Students will get a copy of the world to continue development at home. Basic computer skills needed (basic keyboarding and using a mouse). Home Technical Requirements For all Class: Computer: PC (Windows XP or later) or Mac (OSX) with at least a 2GHz processor and 4GB of RAM Internet: Broadband internet Webcam Microphone and Speakers Google Meet Additional Technical Requirement: Minecraft Java Edition PC needed, will not work on Chromebook, tablets, or phones