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Summer Camps 2019!

Make 3D Video Game

Make Your First 3D
Video Game!

In this Black Rocket classic, you will go well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling the flow of gameplay, and storytelling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  Register for ages 8-10 or 11-14.

 

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Make Fortnite Style Video Game

Battle Royale! Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game

Fans of Fortnite we need you! Instead of playing the game, design your own. Using a professional 3D game development software, build levels and assets inspired by popular battle royale games like Fortnite. This course includes cartoonish action and battle sequences. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Register for ages 8-10 or 11-14.  

  
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Food Trip U.S.A.

Food Trip, U.S.A.!

Take a journey around the United States and learn to cook the famous cuisine of foodie hotspots from Chef Ann. In Little Italy you’ll make minestrone and the perfect pizza pie. Visit the southwestern states and make golden blossom soup, ropa vieja, chicken tostados with salsa, and churros. Travel to Chinatown in San Francisco creating potstickers with dipping sauce, fried jewel rice, cashew chicken or chicken chow mein. Food Truck fun in Portland: spicy chicken wings, meatball sliders, pigs in herb blankets, and sesame chicken tikka. Yum, yum! Kids enterting  GRADES 5-7.

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Drone Adventures

The Drones are here! Let the battles begin. In this hands-on, interactive class you will learn how to safely fly drone robots. Working in teams you will be able to code your drone to compete in missions that will prepare you for the ultimate team challenge at the end of the week. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  Register for ages 8-10 or 11-14.

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roblox

ROBLOX®
Coders & Entrepreneurs

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  Register for ages 8-10 or 11-14.

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Minecraft© Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students must own a Java version of Minecraft to access their projects at home. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Register for ages 8-10 or 11-14.

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