So much more than a computer club
ComputerXplorers offers a huge range of computing classes for children using an extensive variety of software programs and computer peripherals combined with our own unique curriculum and lesson plans.
Working in a variety of settings across Edinburgh, East Lothian, West Lothian, Midlothian, Falkirk and the Borders - from pre-schools to schools and after school clubs, as well as hospitals, family learning community venues, science festivals, museums and anywhere children gather - ComputerXplorers delivers programmes that are both educationally rewarding and enormous fun for children - so much more than a 'computer club'.
Our programmes are always engaging, educational and, most importantly, lots of fun!
Providing high quality learning supports better outcomes for all children and young people but particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Fun and engaging STEM, computing, technology or robotics classes and workshops from the experts in this field are just the thing to support your school's work to close the attainment gap.Read More
As part of the ComputerXplorers Programming for Primaries Event and in support of British Science Week 2018 ComputerXplorers is offering FREE programming classes to local schools PLUS a free downloadable micro:bit activity to do at home or in school.
This year’s Programming for Primaries free schools workshops feature the micro:bit. In our exciting and fun micro:bit classes students will combine their creative and technical skills as they make music by programming their own jukebox using fruit as the controls!Read More
Exciting and innovative technology-based sessions ideally suited to holiday programmes.
Not every child wants to play sport all holiday - ComputerXplorers is the perfect solution for those looking for fun in a sociable setting while stretching their creativity, their brain cells and learning new skills.
We offer our own holiday programmes and also work with other local camp providers across Edinburgh and the Lothians. Ask us for more details.
ComputerXplorers School Computing Workshops can be run as full day or half day workshops.
They can be focused exclusively on STEM topics or tailored to work around specific curriculum themes being studied at school eg a period in history, the local environment etc or to support external initiatives eg Science Week, Safer Internet Day or particular groups of children.Read More
Looking for a fun and unusual way to encourage children and families to engage with your community events? Including hands-on, interactive activities using computing or technology to highlight your own theme is a real hit with children and adults of all ages.
The interest levels soar when you can use coding, robotics, 3D printing, Minecraft, film-making or engineering to tell your story.
Children and young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN) or Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) benefit from a wide range of technology and computing classes and workshops. ComputerXplorers provides expert computing activities for young people with special needs in mainstream schools, dedicated SEN and SEND schools and standalone groups.Read More
ComputerXplorers offers a range of exciting and unique children's birthday party options to ensure a fun and memorable day. From Crime Scene Investigation to Minecraft Quests we are sure to have something to spark your child's imagination!
We cover Edinburgh and the Lothians, Fife, Stirling, Dunfermline and the Borders.
Awesome after school computing clubs provided by ComputerXplorers are enjoyed each week by thousands of school children across the country.
The children have such fun they don't even realise just how much they are learning: programming, creativity, storytelling, collaboration, problem solving, animation, web design, coding, forensic science, logic, video game design - the list is endless!Read More