SVCC Kids Sunday

Mission Statement

Silicon Valley Code Camp Kids (SVCC.kids) is a one-day event that is a new addition to the famous Silicon Valley Code Camp (SVCC) event. It is designed for children from 5 to 18 years old. Our mission is to bring together the best and brightest of Silicon Valley tech community and the kids, the next generation best and brightest.

Teaching Them Now So They Can Teach Us Later Teaching Them Now So They Can Teach Us Later
Enthusiasm Breeds Curiosity Enthusiasm Breeds Curiosity


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If you are interested in sponsoring SVCC Kids, Contact Us at kids2017@siliconvalley-codecamp.com

Kids Sessions

  • Build Your Own Website Using HTML and CSS

    This session is an intro to building a website for 5th graders and older. We will use HTML and CSS. All attendees must download Sublime Text or Notepad++ depending on whether they have a Mac or P.C. respectively.
  • Building an iOS app using Swift

    Learn Apple’s new programming language, Swift, while you build a mobile game. We will develop a simple game in which you will learn how to change views, add labels, buttons, and more. By the end of the class you will be able to make your own game.
  • Create an App using MIT's App Inventor!

    Learn to make your very own app about your favorite animals with little to no coding experience! View your app in real time on any Android device and become familiar with MIT's easy-to-use App Inventor.
  • FizzBuzz with Scratch Programming

    In the kid-friendly Scratch programming environment, attendees will be introduced to parts of the FizzBuzz programming challenge, vitally important to freshman-level computer classes and job interviews.
  • Fun with Robots (Session 1)

    In this workshop, we will explore robotics using the ROBOTIS Play 600 robot. You will learn how to assemble them into one of the predefined pets or build your own custom robot creature.
  • Personal Finance 101 and Coding

    This interdisciplinary course will combine finance and java coding and will introduce students to Finance and Programming.
  • Defeat the Zombies with Java

    Work with the other zombie exterminators in the lab to push back the undead. To fight off the zombies we will give you a Raspberry Pi, touchscreen, Java, and some Oracle Clouds.
  • Draw your Favorite Animal with JavaScript

    Kids will be introduced to basic coding through creative drawings and fun animations in JavaScript. Grade 3 and above. Bring your laptop and your parent’s Gmail account to explore the world of creativity.
  • Fun and Games with JavaScript+Processing

    In this hands-on workshop, you will be introduced to the JS coding environment in Khan Academy to build fun animations and games in JavaScript and Processing. Guided self-paced challenges will be provided for both novice and intermediate coders.
  • Fun with Robots (Session 2 - REPEAT Session don't sign up for both)

    (REPEAT SESSION - Dont sign up for both) In this workshop, we will explore robotics using the ROBOTIS Play 600 robot. You will learn how to assemble them into one of the predefined pets or build your own custom robot creature.
  • Programming and 3D printing using a O Watch Smartwatch Kit

    Learn 3D printing and programming using a TheOWatch Smartwatch kit for kids.
  • Star Wars: The Programmer Awakens

    Star Wars may be science fiction, but it's getting closer to real life in this workshop. The company Sphero has made a real-life version of the BB-8 droid from the movie, and there is software available to program it.
  • Intro to Game Development with Python

    Students will learn how to use the Python library Pygame to create games and animations.
  • Introduction to Arduino - Part 1

    In this two part hands on workshop kids will be introduced to open source micro-controller Arduino and some basic concepts like circuits.
  • Minecraft Hour of Code

    Learn the basics of programming by assisting Alex or Steve through a Minecraft adventure. Drag and drop pieces of code based in Java Script to solve the puzzles. For ages 6+.
  • Minecraft modding using Forge 1.8

    Learn Java basics while playing Minecraft and develop interest in STEM in fun way!
  • Programming in Python - level 1

    This workshop teaches kids python programming with fun interactive programs with the basketball team warriors.
  • How to send a secret message

    Have you ever wanted to share a secret message with your friend, without anyone knowing the message? In this session, you will learn a few ways to share a secret message, and no one else will know the secret, even if they find your message!
  • Introduction to Arduino - Part 2

    In this two part hands on workshop kids will be introduced to open source micro-controller Arduino and some basic concepts like circuits.
  • Introduction to Python – Beginners – Level 2

    Pre-requisite: 6+ grader and MUST have taken “Introduction to Python – Beginners – Level 1” class or have previous programming knowledge in Python. This session is not for kids who have never programmed in Python before, recommended to take Level 1.
  • Minecraft modding using Forge 1.8 Session II

    THIS SESSION IS CONTINUATION OF THE FIRST SESSION. ATTENDANCE IN FIRST WORKSHOP IS PREREQUISITE.
  • My First Website: Pokémon Go Make A Website

    Learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create a Pokémon themed website.

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