The IT Kidz summer camps run for 4 days: Monday – Thursday from 10am - 2pm. The camp is divided into four themes and children will learn about a wide range of computer topics in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.
Camps include hands on experience, which each child having a Window 10 Laptop, Tablet and Raspberry PI to work on, along with Unplugged activities to reinforce their learning.
The camp themes for 2019 are:
Children will learn basic computer skills in Microsoft Word, Presentation, Publisher and Internet Safety. The children will learn about saving their work, file management, editing and formatting documents. The children will produce a range of work which they can print and take home.
Multimedia editing includes, photo editing, music mixing, video editing and animation. The children will learn about digital photography, photo editing, how to mix music, animating stick figures and finally producing their own animated short film using LEGO.
Coding & Electronics
Firstly the children will build their own Raspberry PI and learn about the different components of a computer. They will then learn what is coding, and why we should know how to code, before going on to learn about physical computing using electronic components and Scratch. They will also create their very own web page and learn about electronic circuits.
Science Day incorporates STEM activities making science discoveries fun and exciting. There will be a range of experiments and activities that incorporate all aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.
Locations & Dates:
- Hospital: 1st - 4th July
- Newcastle West: 1st - 4th July
- Milford: 8th - 11th July
- Doon: 8th - 11th July
- Kilfinane: 15th - 18th July
- Caherconlish: 22nd - 25th July
- Kilmallock: 22nd - 25th July
- Bruff: 29th July - 1st August
- Fedamore: 29th July - 1st August
- Murroe: 6th - 9th August
- Ballylanders: 6th - 9th August
- Adare: 12th - 15th August
- Castleconnell: 12th - 15th August
Various locations in Limerick