Summer Tech Camps for Ages 10 - 14

Is your child already excited by computer science, robotics or game design, and looking for a way to develop that knowledge further? Or, would you like your child to have a chance to explore an area of technology to see if it interests them?

Our mission at TechKnowHow is to serve both types of students by providing hands-on projects that make STEM learning fun and engaging. Our camps feature original curriculum with interesting teacher-led projects involving skill-learning and challenges, all done with a focus on allowing each student to infuse their ideas and creativity into their work. We have over 24 years experience working with students in our camps and programs, and have received awards for best technology camp from media numerous times.

"The material is presented in a fun way. My daughter made friends, learned teamwork, robotics and programming skills." - Parent of 5th grader

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Summer Camps 2018

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Jedi Robotics and Game Design ages 8 - 11

Galaxy Defenders - Ages 8 - 11

Robotics and Scratch Coding with a Star Wars® and SuperHeroes Theme

All day camp (9am-3:30pm) It's time to save the galaxy! Students will design motorized robotic creatures and vehicles from the Star Wars and superhero movies using LEGO® components. Next, team up and further your robotics skills by completing missions with MakeBlock’s mBot programmable robot. You’ll use Scratch-like code blocks to control the robot. In the afternoon, design several fun space adventure computer games while learning coding fundamentals. You'll learn about loops, if/else statements, logical operators, and variables using Scratch®'s code blocks.

Python Beginner ages 11 - 14

Python® Programming - Ages 10 - 14

Learn by Making Games

All day camp (9am-3:30pm) Learn to program in Python® by creating text-based games, such as number and logic games, interactive arcade-style games, interesting art and animations, and even a Pokémon®-based game. Python® is the perfect language for learning computer programming because it is easy to understand and widely used and valued. Students will use the most important constructs of the Python® language, learning about variables, functions, conditional statements, loops, and lists.

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