Sylvan’s Coding for Kids courses in the Roanoke and Lynchburg region make learning computer programming a blast! Using innovative, kid-friendly technology, our hands-on programs equip students with important technical and creative skills they can put to use in the classroom 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.
Today’s Education for Tomorrow’s Success
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 Roanoke and Lynchburg region now.▼
Blast into Big Fun with Sylvan
Kids and parents alike will love our game design courses because they’re interactive, engaging and highly motivating. 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. 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!