Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps
Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project. Start learning today, from anywhere in the world.
- Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday)
- The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more
- 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends
- A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day
- All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere else
Register and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate! As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website. We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child!
Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.
Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)
Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market. Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking! Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more. You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts. As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics. With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!
-Code with Python
-Learn fundamental coding concepts
-Prepare for more advanced coding content
-Gain computational thinking skills
3D Game Development and Level Design
Build game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!
Minecraft Modding in Java
Get into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.
Coding Apps with Java
Learn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.
Coding Apps & Games with C++
Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!
Make a YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Unleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!
Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.