Create new worlds with computer science
For students in 4th grade
In the 14-week Creative Computing program, older elementary students will bring their imagination to life by coding their own creative projects, while learning the basics of computer science with their friends. Projects include animations, storytelling, the arts and game design.
Spring 2019 Course: CS First
Code an animation, story or game. Share with friends.
The activities introduce students to computer science and the visual programming language Scratch. Different themes attract and engage students of varying backgrounds and interests. No prior coding experience is required.
Understand computer science as a creative experience and tool for personal expression
Increase confidence when using computers
Instill courage to try new things
Grow perseverance when tackling difficult problems
Provide a sense of belonging in technology for underrepresented students
Collaborate with peers using pair programming and by working in project teams
Understand the impact that computer science has in careers and communities
Creative Computing kicks off February 2
You are welcome to register your student for any of the following Saturday or weekday locations that best fits your schedule and geography - or a partner location that already serves your family.
Questions about registration?
Contact Ben Davis: firstname.lastname@example.org, 214-442-1635