CanCode Summer Camps

  • FIRST Robotics Canada will be offering Virtual Summer Camps.
  • Camps are designed for ages 9-14.
  • Camp runs daily from Monday – Friday for 1hr.
  • Camps run in July and August, with both morning and afternoon sessions, supporting multiple time zones.
  • Campers will be guided through discussion, lessons and activities to engage in problem-solving including hands-on activities and programming.
  • All virtual camps will be led by 2 or more live instructors from the world of FIRST Robotics Canada.
  • Gracious Professionalism will be at the heart of all sessions as well as equity, inclusion and support of diversity.

Online Course Requirements:

  • Computer with internet access
  • Video and audio support
  • Access to Zoom video conferencing
  • EV3 Lego Kit OR other building kit (i.e.Lego, Meccano, K’Nex, etc.) OR household items (boxes, paper, toys, etc.)
  • If using EV3, download free Mindstorms Lego Education software – download instructions provided. Explicit instruction not provided for Mindstorm programming although support will be provided. If using other building options, pseudocode will be used for programming.