NOT for beginners! Veteran gamers must be experienced with Minecraft, know how to save programs on a flash drive, and are able to use the keyboard on a computer. In this fun and challenging camp, you will learn to create Minecraft Mods that you can add to your own Minecraft account at the end of the week! Did you know that Minecraft™ was built using Java™ code? During the week, you will learn programming skills and create custom code with Java™ as you explore variables, functions and other concepts. Take your problem-solving skills to the next level as you explore the dynamic world of Minecraft modding, build and customize fantastic worlds, craft recipes, add tools and blocks for your character, and learn new strategies to assist your survival and creativity. PARENTS...Remind your child that computer programming requires patience, trial and error experimentation, and a positive attitude to learning coding! All campers ARE REQUIRED to have a Minecraft™ account for this class. Purchase a standard account and desktop version of Minecraft™ ($26.95) at minecraft.net/store. Campers MUST to bring their LOGIN credentials to camp in order to launch their Minecraft account.