Sylvan’s Coding for Kids courses in the Alexandria Region make learning computer programming a blast! By providing interactive technology and practical sessions, we equip students with critical technical skills and know-how they can put to use to reach their potential in the classroom and beyond. There's nothing like seeing your child enjoy a sense of accomplishment after designing, coding and animating a video game that can be shared and played with friends (so cool!).
Teaching Tomorrow's Problem Solvers
Our EDGE programs focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills that are vital for 21st century careers, helping kids develop critical competencies they can use in the classroom and well into the future. If your child just loves playing around with technology, Coding for Kids is a great platform for exploring, experimenting, learning new skills and making new friends! Help your computer whiz prepare for a bright future: sign up for Coding for Kids in the Alexandria Region now.▼
The Fun Starts Now
Kids and parents alike know that our game design courses come complete with plenty of interaction, engagement and motivation. Not only will your child pick up crucial 21st century skills, but he or she will also experience the confidence boost that comes with completing tasks and goals every week. Each session has a distinct objective and outcome, and includes a wrap-up activity, so your child will reinforce the skills he or she learned and feel accomplished at the end of each class. In addition, we provide a link to your child’s programming project, letting you be a part of the exciting progress and share the accomplishment with the whole family.
Your Child Will Have a Blast:
- Creating stories and progressively working towards a final project: a video game that he or she can play with friends!
- Learning how to design characters, animations, sounds and special effects using intuitive Tynker™ technology
- Developing valuable skills, including problem solving, logic, physics and more
- Collaborating with other students and making lasting friendships!