Video Game Design & Computer Programming (Grades 2-3)

Ethical Culture Fieldston School - Ethical Culture

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Ethical Culture 33 Central Park West ManhattanNY  10023
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Ethical Culture 33 Central Park West ManhattanNY  10023

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What's Included

Learn fundamental programming concepts by designing animations and games using MIT's Scratch programming tool designed for young programmers. Discover exactly what goes into making a video game as you move through the process of designing. Find out how to use programming code to create a story line, objectives, and characters. By the end of the trimester, code your own video game to play and share with friends! Take part in an exhibition of your game for friends and family. The making never stops! (MAKERState instructors)

About This Organizer

For over 130 years the Ethical Culture Fieldston School has been committed to excellence in education as it seeks to develop the intellectual, artistic and moral potential of its students. ECFS serves approximately 1,700 students and 325 faculty and staff in our four divisions. Ethical Culture, Fieldston Lower, Fieldston Middle, and Fieldston upper. Ethical Culture is located in midtown Manhattan on Central Park West, in a six-story, turn-of-the-century school building; the other divisions share an 18-acre campus in the Riverdale Section of the Bronx.

Through an academic program that is demanding, rigorous, and through, we encrouage our students to challenge themselves in innovative ways, so they can reach their highest potential in mind, body, and spirit. We approach education in an interdisciplinary, experiential, and colaborative way, helping our students develop a lifelong passion for learning and understanding of its relevance beyond the classroom. As ethical learning provides the foundation of all that we do, we emphasize our students' moral development, and guide them towards service and social justice. The admirable successes of our graduates in a wide range of fields - from the arts to the sciences, from business to public service - and their contribution to society, attest to the promise of ECFS realized.

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