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Computers, Engineering, & Design
Reminder: Notify your child's teacher that your child will be attending Community Education classes and will need to go to every class meeting.
 
 
Get to know your world on an elemental level as we grow organisms, view life below a microscope lens, and learn about veterinarian science and what makes our animals tick!  Student’s will explore what a chemical reaction is and put that knowledge to us in our chemistry lab!  Campers will challenge themselves in our engineering design tests, building things such as sky-coasters and intricate circuit boards!  This diverse course is perfect for the inquisitive student and prepares them for future lab-style courses!

Class Fee: $155.00

Location : Barton Creek Elementary Location : 
  Barton Creek Elementary.

Instructor : Kate Sutton 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 2:50 PM - 3:50 PM; 6 sessions; starting 2/9/2017, ending 3/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/16/2017)

Please read: K-5th grade

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2-hour class sessions: 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 and resource files to keep making games when they get home.  

Class Fee: $185.00

Location : Barton Creek Elementary Location : 
  Barton Creek Elementary.

Instructor : Computer Adventures Bits Bytes & Bots 

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 2:55 PM - 4:55 PM; 6 sessions; starting 3/31/2017, ending 5/12/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/14/2017)

Please read: Ages 7 and up



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Take a whirlwind journey with us as we study fascinating inventors and recreate their inventions!  This class is all about tinkering, discovery, and understanding how things work!  Students will learn about the greats and recreate original inventions such as the light bulb!  We will dive deep into the abyss of our oceans to uncover its hidden treasures and wildly-weird creatures.  Then we will blast off into the vastness of space to explore our solar system and even recreate a freezing comet!

Class Fee: $155.00

Location : Barton Creek Elementary Location : 
  Barton Creek Elementary.

Instructor : Kate Sutton 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 2:50 PM - 3:50 PM; 6 sessions; starting 4/6/2017, ending 5/11/2017

Please read: K-5th grade



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