Game Design and Development 1

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Game Design and Development 1

Learn to Make Games with Scratch Ages 8-12

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  Jul 4, 2017 to Jul 7, 2017   9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Is your child obsessed with video games?

If your child has ever wanted to make their own, you need to check out our Game Design 1 Class. Kids will learn how to create animations and video games using Scratch, which is very user-friendly and allows kids to easily harness the power of coding.

They’ll experience a fun, hands-on, and collaborative learning environment, where coding basics are taught and developed. This class is centered around fun and discovery through guided play and is a perfect introduction to computer science.

- Game Design

- Programming Concepts

- Image Editing/Creation

Kids will also learn

- Internet Safety / Computer Basics

- "Google-fu" (Utilizing search engines to quickly find useful information on the Internet.)

- Problem Solving

 - Independent/Group Learning

What do students take home?

Kids will bring home their Scratch login information so that they can access their games online.

$189.00
Per person. (CAD)

Seats Available

Seats Available: 13/15

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Camp Overview and Schedule

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Daily Schedule

  • Check in between 8:45 and 9:05
  • 9:10-9:25 Fun and Energized Morning Meeting
  • 9:25-10:30 Hands on Instruction
  • 10:30-10:45 “Recess”
  • 10:45-12:00 Continued Instruction and Creation
  • 12:00-Lunch
  • 1:00-2:00 Continued Class time
  • 2:45-3:00 Recess
  • 3:00- Continued Classroom Time
  • 3:45 Afternoon Wrap UP
  • 4:00 Pick up, or playing on your own devices until students are picked up.

Tuition Includes

  • Level UP Kids camp t-shirt (one free shirt per summer)
  • Personalized feedback + Project Achievement Report
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Google Apps email account
  • Low staff to student ratios
  • Daily camper awards and giveaways

Extended Care

Level UP Kids offers FREE extended care before and after the camp day for children who need to arrive early or stay late

FREE Extended Care Hours


  • FREE Morning Extended Care is available from 8:00 am to 9:00 am

  • FREE Afternoon Extended Care is available from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

  • FREE Extended Care is available weekly and daily

Regular Camp Hours


  • Regular Drop-off is from 8:45 am to 9:05 am

  • Regular Pick-up is from 3:50 pm to 4:10 pm

Level UP Kids has an extremely strict late pickup policy and an associated penalty fee — please pick your camper up by 5:00 pm to avoid that penalty from being automatically charged.

Friday Open House

Every Friday at 3:00 PM, parents are invited to our Open House! We open up our classrooms so students can show off the projects they have been working on all week. Meet your child’s instructor and explore more opportunities for them to continue learning and creating. Open House is typically finished by 4:00 PM.