Engineering for Kids Akron
Our qualified instructors in Akron, OH help our students learn at home over safe and secure video conferencing technology where they learn about the world around them through engineering.
NOW OFFERING VIRTUAL FLEX PROGRAMS!
FIRST CLASS IS FREE!
Intro to App Development, KODU Kart Racing, SCRATCH Coding& Minecraft Madness:
Intro to App Development, KODU Kart Racing, SCRATCH Coding and Minecraft Madness offers the ability to complete a course at your own pace by following our instructional videos.
Classes apt for 3rd grade and above. Check out the first of four for FREE by signing up on our website!
LIVE Programs – Weeklong summer sessions
Coding Adventure – 2-5th grade
Coding Adventure is a game-based course that teaches kids how to code in a real coding language. In the course, students solve different puzzles where they need to help the monkey catch bananas by writing code. The course provides an easy entry into text-based coding.
- August 10th - 14th, 2pm
Dodo Does Math – 2nd – 4th grade
Dodo Does Math combines two important fields – math and computer programming. By integrating programming in the context of math problems, Dodo Does Math offers a much needed opportunity for teachers to expand the curriculum students are presented with in school.
- August 10th - 14th, 9am
- August 17th - 21th, 9am
FLEX Programs – Work at your own pace
These courses are available 24-hours a day and require minimal supervision. With our helpful instruction your young engineer will gain a useful lifelong skill while creating a game to be used many times after class is done. Each course contains 4 videos of approximately 35-45 minutes each and enough content to inspire young engineers to have fun while coding.
We are offering the first class FREE access and if your engineer enjoys it, you may register for the following 3 lessons.
Once you register, we will provide you with an email that explains what students will be doing along with links to the appropriate video and passwords for you to be able to work at your own pace.
Virtual Minecraft Madness
Welcome to Virtual Minecraft Madness! This course is offered to students 3rd grade and above.
We have (4) 40 minute videos prepared that walk students through an introduction to Minecraft and while learning about fun and challenging engineering concepts.
Virtual SCRATCH Programming
Welcome to Virtual SCRATCH Programming! This course is offered to students 3rd grade and above.
Programming helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century. With SCRATCH, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.Learn More
KODU Kart Racing
Welcome to KODU Kart Racing! This course is offered to students 3rd grade and above.
Using the building blocks of coding and programming, provide your engineer the knowledge to stay ahead in today’s technological society.
Students will be able to create their own race tracks and compete for 1st place in this fun kart racing game.Learn More
Intro to App Development
Welcome to Intro to App Development! This course is offered to students 3rd grade and above.
Students will develop their own app in which they customize doggleheads! Using basic programming language and fun graphics, this class is a great introduction to coding projects.Learn More