Coding with Code Builder: Minecraft Edu

We use the code builder platform in Minecraft Edu to introduce students to the fundamentals of computer science. Our aim is to help students to develop computational skills, learn to work in a 3D coding environment and discover how computers work.

Term 1

Cost: Free
Requirements: A laptop that can connect to Wii-fi. No prior coding experience required. (Matamoe hub does have the facility to provide a device upon request and prior arrangement for use in class)
Dates: Tuesdays. 15 February – 12 April
Venue: Matamoe Hub, Scots College
School Year: 4-9
Time: 3.30-5pm
Tutor: Brianna

Tutor – Brianna

Brianna is working towards a Bachelor of Science majoring in Computer Science and Mathematics at Victoria University. Passionate about maths from a young age she picked up programming while at Intermediate School. Since, Brianna has gained experience in a broad range of programming languages, including Java, Python, ChucK, and HTML/CSS, among others. She has also participated in both the New Zealand Programming Contest and the New Zealand Informatics Competition multiple times.

Brianna is also an experienced Kids Church Leader. A role that involves teaching, facilitating games, and engaging the kids in small-group discussion. Brianna really enjoys helping kids to explore new ideas and watching them learn.

There is a class size limit of 15 students. If your registration is received after we have reached this limit you will be automatically added to a waitlist. A member of the Matamoe Hub team will be in touch to advise.










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