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Programming 101: Introduction to Programming using Scratch (Zatna)

Basking Ridge
Rising Grades 3 - 5
7/1 - 7/5 (no camp 7/4)
9:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m.
Partner Program
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$880 / Week

Camp at a Glance

This course is designed for campers with no programming experience, and will use Scratch programming language developed by the MIT Media Lab. This will be the first introduction to object-based programming. This class will build a strong foundation in computer science principles and concepts, all while creating animations and video games.

Topics Covered

  • Program Design
  • Loops (Iteration)
  • Conditional Statements
  • Boolean Logic
  • Variables
  • Arrays (Lists)
  • Events Synchronization and Coordination
  • Dynamic Interaction
  • Random Numbers
  • Planning and Debugging

Camper’s Portfolio

  • 2D Animation
  • 2D Interactive Art
  • 2D Video Games
  • Documentation
  • Inspired future work


Weeks Times
Jul 1 – 5 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Lunch is included.


One Week

Camp Credentials

  • This camp is accredited by the American Camp Association!

Drop-off/Pick-up Location

Middle School Entrance

What to Pack

  • A water bottle

What to Expect

Robots and Coding and Data… OH MY! Zatna’s amazing certified instructors cover Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Technology, and Entrepreneurship.

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