ComputerXplorers in Edinburgh & The Lothians offers exciting & innovative technology-based activities suited to holiday programmes
Not every child wants to play sport all holiday - ComputerXplorers holiday computing camps are the perfect solution to those looking for lots of fun in a sociable setting while stretching their creativity, their brain cells and learning a few new skills along the way.
Programme an app for a smart phone or be a TV producer for the day - fun technology and computing activities for children and teens
We offer loads of variety for children and teenagers from programming an app for a smart phone to building a website or producing your own TV show - lots more on offer too!
Sessions can be adapted to suit varying timeframes and locations making them a stimulating addition to a holiday camp’s activity schedule.
We provide trained instructors, lesson plans, the software and extraordinary technology peripherals. We operate across all parts of Edinburgh, East Lothian, West Lothian, Midlothian, Falkirk and the Borders.
October Holiday Technology Camp 2017 - St George's School for Girls, Edinburgh, EH12 6BG
Monday 16th Oct - Lego Robotics
Move over Hermione and Harry! Using the latest Lego Robotics technology we will build a magic wand that controls the computer and a Lego robot that makes an animal move on screen.
We will also be programming robot birds to chirp, crocodiles to snap & plane engines to rev!
Tuesday 17th Oct - Stop Motion Animation
Make your own spine-tingling stop-motion animation just in time for Halloween. Add scary sounds and create a spooky masterpiece to watch at home and frighten family and friends!
Watch out Wallace and Gromit here comes ComputerXplorers!
Wednesday 18th Oct - Micro:bit Inventor
We will be using this handheld, fully programmable computer to create emoticon displays, make games, send coded messages and communicate with light and music
It’s simple to get started with, incredibly versatile and awesomely powerful!
Thursday 19th Oct - Video Game Design
Retro Gamemaking is making a comeback! From arcade and platformer games to spaceship shooters and space adventure games you will have all the skills at your disposal to create your very own game to play at home!
Ages: 8+ Years Cost: £45/day or £170 for the 4 days
Times: 9 - 5pm (Drop Off 8.50 - 9am; Pick Up 5 - 5.10pm)
Venue: St George’s School for Girls, Garscube Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 6BG
Booking: Register and pay online at www.sescotland.computerxplorers.co.uk
Contact: Lynne at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0131 6530580
Typical Day: See website for details