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Summer Holiday Camps 2019 - Edinburgh & Lothians

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.

Edinburgh Summer Holiday Technology Camp 2019 - St George's School for Girls, Edinburgh, EH12 6BG

Junior Animation Week - w/b 22nd July

Blast off with ComputerXplorers this summer as it's all about animation tis week from stop motion animation to 3D animation. We have it covered!

Children will learn how to animate Lego and explore the world of 3D animation. The week will end with our very own rocket launch!

Come and join in the fun. Suitable for ages 7 - 9 years

Senior Animation Week - w/b 22th July

Blast off with ComputerXplorers this summer as it's all about animation this week from stop motion animation to 3D Animation. We have it covered! Children will learn how to animate Lego and explore the world of augmented reality.

Come and join the fun. Suiteable for ages 10 - 14 years.

Junior Game Design and Robotics

It's all about game design and gadgets this week. Here our Juniors will learn the fundamentals of game design as they create their very own video games to take home and learn how to program our Edison robots. The week will end with our very own rocket launch.

Suitable for ages 7 - 9 years.

Senior Game Design and Robotics

It's all about game design and gadgets this week. Here our Juniors will learn the fundamentals of game design as they create their very own video games to take home and learn how to program our Edison robots. The week will end with our very own rocket launch.

Suitable for ages 10 - 14 years.

Essential Information

Venue: St George’s School for Girls, Garscube Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 6BG

Booking: Register and pay online at https://www.excel-sports.co.uk/

Contact: Lynne at lynnek@computerxplorers.co.uk or call 0131 6530580

Typical Day: See website for details

East Lothian Council Summer Programme 2019 - Venues across Musselburgh, Haddington, Dunbar

Junior Game Design - Tuesday 16 July 11 - 12.30pm - Ages 6 - 9 - Musselburgh

Love video games? Create your very own games and interactive stories as you learn how to make characters move, jump, dance and sing. Add your own voices and sounds, even insert your own photogrpahs - then use the blocks to make your characters come to life!

Game Design with Xbox Controllers - Tuesday 16 July 1 - 5pm - Ages 9 - 13 - Musselburgh

Use an Xbox controller to create and design your own game. Students will create a range of terrains, worlds and characters, controlling the characters' movement, sound and vision using an intuitive icon-based programming language.

Minecraft Mods - Friday 19th July 1 - 5pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Musselburgh

Minecrafters know that the world is only limited by their imaginations and the mods they use. Explore the tools that will have you riding dragons and building rockets to the moon! We will be customizing non-player characters and investigating the power of redstone.

Lego Animation - Thursday 25th July 10 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Musselburgh

Stop-motion animation os one of the simplest and most fun animation techniques. Combine this with Lego and you have a winning combination. Watch out Wallace and Gromit here comes ComputerXplorers!

Lego Robotics - Friday 26th July 10 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Musselburgh

Using the latest Lego robotics technology to build and program amazing creatures which can move using motors, gears and wheels. Program robot birds to chirp, crocodiles to snap and plane engines to rev!

Lego Animation - Monday 29th July 10 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Haddington

Stop-motion animation os one of the simplest and most fun animation techniques. Combine this with Lego and you have a winning combination. Watch out Wallace and Gromit here comes ComputerXplorers!

Lego Robotics - Tuesday 30th July 10 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Dunbar

Using the latest Lego robotics technology to build and program amazing creatures which can move using motors, gears and wheels. Program robot birds to chirp, crocodiles to snap and plane engines to rev!

Lego Animation - Friday 2nd August 10 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Dunbar

Stop-motion animation os one of the simplest and most fun animation techniques. Combine this with Lego and you have a winning combination. Watch out Wallace and Gromit here comes ComputerXplorers!

Essential Information

Venue: Venues across East Lothian. See Website for details.

Booking: Register and pay online at https://eastlothian.bookinglive.com/home/summer-activities-2019/arts-service/

Contact: Lynne at lynnek@computerxplorers.co.uk or call 0131 6530580

Honeypot Creative Cafe Programme 2019 - South Queensferry

3D Animation- Wednesday 17 July 1 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - South Queensferry

Use your creativity to explain the world! Explore the depths of the ocen in 3D, the far reaches of outer space, the Egyptian pyramids or even a fantasy world. Tell stories, create images, use animation and sound effects. By the end of the workshop you will have created your very own animation!

Comic Book Design- Saturday 3rd August 10 - 1pm - Ages 7 - 12 - South Queensferry

Use your creativity to explain the world! Explore the depths of the ocen in 3D, the far reaches of outer space, the Egyptian pyramids or even a fantasy world. Tell stories, create images, use animation and sound effects. By the end of the workshop you will have created your very own animation!

Stop Motion Animation - Wednesday 6th August 10 - 1pm - Ages 7 - 12 - South Queensferry

Stop-motion animation is one of the simplest and most fun animation techniques. Combine this with Lego and you have a winning combination. Watch out Wallace and Gromit here comes ComputerXplorers!

Essential Information

Venue: Honeypot Creative Cafe, South Queensferry, EH30 9TD

Booking: Register and pay online at https://pay.easypaymentsplus.com/feepay1v2.aspx?id=239

Contact: Lynne at lynnek@computerxplorers.co.uk or call 0131 6530580

Jabberwocky Summer Programme 2019 - Haddington

Lego Robotics - Saturday 27 July 1 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Haddington

Using the latest Lego roboitcs technology to build and program amazing creatures which can move using motors, gears and wheels. Program robot birds to chirp, crocodiles to snap and plane engines to rev!

Lego Animation - Wednesday 7 August 1 - 4pm - Ages 7 - 12 - Haddington

Stop-motion animation is one of the simplest and most fun animation techniques. Combine this with Lego and you have a winning combination. Watch out Wallace and Gromit here comes ComputerXplorers!

Essential Information

Venue: Jabberwocky Play Cafe, 6 Lodge St, Haddington, EH41 3DX

Booking: Register and pay online athttps://pay.easypaymentsplus.com/feepay1v2.aspx?id=239

Contact: Lynne at lynnek@computerxplorers.co.uk or call 0131 6530580


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