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Join BPE's Ed Tech, Ms. Ricketson for an after school adventure into the realms of Minecraft Edu. Whether you are new to Minecraft or it's old hat, bring your your enthusiasm, talent, expertise and willingness to learn strategies of gaming collaboratively and kindly with Minecraft Edu. Grades 2-5  

Class Fee: $215.00

Location : Bridge Point Elementary Location : 
  Bridge Point Elementary.

Instructor : Marianna Ricketson-Husain 

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 2:50 PM - 4:05 PM; 10 sessions; starting 2/5/2018, ending 4/23/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/19/2018, 3/12/2018)

Please read: 2nd-5th Grade



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Build your own version of Minecraft for the Raspberry Pi! Starting with only the basic features of Minecraft on the Raspberry Pi, students will design custom textures, build amazing structures, give their players new abilities, and create their own mini-games all while learning Linux and the Python programming language.  

Class Fee: $200.00

Location : Bridge Point Elementary Location : 
  Bridge Point Elementary.

Instructor : Computer Adventures Bits Bytes & Bots 

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 2:50 PM - 4:50 PM; 6 sessions; starting 2/5/2018, ending 3/26/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/19/2018, 3/12/2018)

Please read: Ages 7+

Call 512-732-9022 to register


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Discover how it feels to "Go for the Gold" as you and your teammates compete in a handful of sports for this class of Robotic Olympics. Each event/sport will test your Robot's structural integrity and maneuverability. At the same time, coach your robots with wireless technology while being put to the test. Using gears, pulleys and varying degrees of traction, students will build robotic athletes. We will compete at soccer, kickball, jousting, wrestling, a MYSTERY sport and a race across the finish line. Sportsmanship and Robotic Competition Rule!

Class Fee: $165.00

Location : Bridge Point Elementary Location : 
  Bridge Point Elementary.

Instructor : American Robotics Academy 

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 2:50 PM - 4:50 PM; 6 sessions; starting 2/6/2018, ending 4/3/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/27/2018, 3/13/2018, 3/27/2018)

Please read: K-5th Grade

Call 512-732-9022 to register


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Do you enjoy thinking outside of the box and letting your creativity run wild? Then Maker Club is the place for you! Participants will have the opportunity to explore, innovate, and collaborate on various STEAM-focused projects. Specific activities will be driven by students interests, but all will revolve around the concept of making something new. Possible sessions might include directing stop motion animated films, creating arts and crafts, constructing inventions for design challenges, problem solving with robots, and tinkering with circuits. If you can imagine it, we can create it, so come join us in Maker Club!

Class Fee: $215.00

Location : Bridge Point Elementary Location : 
  Bridge Point Elementary.

Instructor : Kate Ricter 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 10 sessions; starting 2/15/2018, ending 4/26/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/15/2018)

Please read: 2nd-5th

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Use drag and drop programming to create exciting, professional looking games. Learn about creating sprites, objects, events and actions. Design a room, make it look the way you want, add objects and play your game. We will teach you how to display health, lives, scores and high score tables. Students will receive a CD with their game project files.  

Class Fee: $200.00

Location : Bridge Point Elementary Location : 
  Bridge Point Elementary.

Instructor : Computer Adventures Bits Bytes & Bots 

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 2:50 PM - 4:50 PM; 6 sessions; starting 4/2/2018, ending 5/14/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/30/2018)

Please read: Ages 7+



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Take a whirlwind journey with us as we study famous inventors and recreate their inventions!  This class is all about tinkering and understanding how things work.  Students will build exciting projects and pick up speed in our machines in motion lab!  We will discover how Edison perfected the light bulb, design crash proof propeller cars, and construct launching levers that Archimedes would be proud of!  Campers will learn how to solve engineering and design challenges that they can apply in real world situations!

Class Fee: $155.00

Location : Bridge Point Elementary Location : 
  Bridge Point Elementary.

Instructor : Kate Sutton 

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 2:50 PM - 3:50 PM; 6 sessions; starting 4/4/2018, ending 5/9/2018

Please read: 1st-5th grade



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