We’re partnering with Black Rocket to offer 6 different Virtual STEAM Camps in Winter/Spring 2021. Choose any of the great cutting-edge courses below with topics such as coding, game design, eSports, virtual reality and more.
Camps offered at varying times between January and May 2021.
Starting at $149
Winer/Spring 2021 Virtual STEAM Camp Offerings:
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 take this class. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Ages: 8-11 and 11-14. *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only. See Dates
Virtual Reality: The Future is Now
Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting-edge class, you will learn the foundations of VR design by creating your own virtual worlds, exploring simulated environments, and crafting memorable 3D experiences. VR projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile device. Students do not need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. VR projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Ages 8-11 and 11-14. *There is an additional $11 lab fee per student for the VR Headset. *Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS. See Dates
Code Your Own Adventure! Interactive Storytelling
Unlock the power of ROBLOX® Studio, the world creation tool used by real-world ROBLOX® developers! Learn how to build 3D models and create an adventure in your ROBLOX® world. Bring characters to life with unique animations you design. Student-created projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Ages: 8-11 and 11-14. *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only. See Dates
eSports Apprentice – Streamers and Gamers
Whether you want to be the next pro gamer, streamer, or gamecaster this course will teach you the basics to get started! No longer just a hobby, eSports is the fastest-growing career for the next generation. Over 400 million people watched YouTube videos and Twitch streams of video game competitions this year alone! In this course, students will develop game-play skills and compete using Black Rocket’s eSports games and apps, learn how to produce commentary for live tournaments, use professional streaming software, and most importantly practice online safety. Student recordings will be available on a password protected website to share with friends and family. Videos will not be broadcast publicly but will be shared with all students in the class. Ages: 8-11 and 11-14. *A webcam is required for this course Software is compatible with MAC and Windows OS only. See Dates
YouTube FX Masters
In the digital age, nothing is impossible! Become a master of illusion by learning the techniques used by Hollywood masters to create FX magic. Whether you want to enhance your YouTube videos or create a cool scene to amaze your friends; this class teaches the tools you need. Experiment with visual effects as you learn the dynamics of camera angles, editing, graphic layering, and sound effects. Then watch as your new creations take your channel content to the next level! Student projects are available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Ages 8-11 and 11-14 *A webcam is required, compatible with MAC and Windows OS only, and requires a 64-bit operating system. See Dates