Sylvan’s Coding for Kids courses in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region make computer programming more fun than ever before! We use innovative, interactive technology and practical sessions to help kids gain the technical and creative skills they need to excel in school and beyond. You'll see your child thrive and feel a sense of accomplishment as he or she finds out how to design, code and animate a video game that can be shared and played with friends afterwards.
A Skill Set For The Future
Our EDGE programs are designed for the 21st century, focusing on important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills that your son or daughter can use at school and carry forward into adulthood. For kids with creativity, imagination and a passion for technology, our Coding for Kids courses provide the ideal platform to explore, experiment, learn and have fun all at the same time! Register for Coding for Kids in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region today and make sure your computer whiz gets on the right track.▼
Big Smiles and Big Leaps Forward
Kids and parents alike know that our game design courses come complete with plenty of interaction, engagement and motivation. Not only will your child learn about skills that are vital in the 21st century, but he or she will also gain much more confidence by progressing towards new and exciting goals each 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. On top of that, you will be provided with a link to your child's programming project, allowing you to share his or her amazing accomplishments with family and friends.
Your Child Will Have a Fantastic Time:
- Developing skills that will put him or her on the road to success, like problem solving, logic and physics
- Learning to use innovative Tynker™ technology to design and create characters, animations, sounds and special effects
- Creating stories that will lead to an exciting final project: an original video game that he or she can actually play with friends!
- Collaborating with fellow students and making friendships that will last a lifetime!