Appbuilder (Taster Session 1.5 hour class)

Taster Sessions
For those who cannot make a whole day, these 1.5 hour sessions offer the chance to have fun
meeting and gaining experience with some of the software we use in our Workshops and After
School Clubs.

App developer workshops

Learn how to be an app developer and create your own smartphone apps. Whether it’s for an iphone or android you will learn the essentials of designing and programming a mobile app.

 

A taster of programming with basic JavaScript

Get to grips with some key programming concepts and ease your way into your first steps in JavaScript while having fun creating fully functioning apps that you can download onto any smartphone at the end of the course.

Students will:

  • Use an online app-creation tool to design, create and publish mobile apps
  • Understand the key elements of an app
  • Improve problem-solving skills
  • Combine creativity and technology to plan and present information in an alternative format
  • Show evidence of understanding user interaction
  • Be introduced to basic JavaScript programming
  • Incorporate sounds, map points, feedback forms and QR codes
  • Create their own unique app to share with friends and family on iPhone or android

NB smartphones are not required or used during the course.

This session is for 1.5 hours and is suggested for Children in Year 3 to year 8 school age range

 

Spaces are limited so please book early to avoid disapointment

 

These classes are being delivered in partnership with ComputerXplorers

ComputerXplorers are the specialists in providing extra-curricular computing clubs at schools and nurseries throughout Bath, Bristol, Trowbridge and Weston Super Mare as well as computing and technology camps in a range of venues in school holidays.

Their children's computing classes are always engaging, educational and lots of fun - perfect for the child who is 'mad about computers' or for the child who just wants to try something new.

So if you are looking for coding classes for your child or a creative animation class to spark their imagination, contact us now.

Why choose a ComputerXplorers class?

  • Prepare your child for their future now
  • Enable your child to be a creator of technology, not just a consumer of it
  • Great fun, great new skills
  • Innovative, unique classes
  • Trained and DBS checked class leaders
  • Small class sizes
  • Very wide range of technology and computing classes
  • From coding to animation and everything in between!

For more information about ComputerXplorers visit their website https://bristolandbath.computerxplorers.co.uk/