Summer 2021
Course Catalog

6:00 pm
– 8:00 pm
Age Range: 8-12
Level: Intermediate
Students who have already used Roblox Studio to create their own adventure games will love this class! Each week students will present, play, and provide feedback on each other’s games. Along the way, they will learn about the different types of game plays that appeal to different people, how their favorite games design for broad groups, and how to incorporate feedback into their own games. Students will learn how to bring their game to the next level! Our goal is for students to walk away from the class with an increased understanding of video games, how they appeal to broader audiences, how to provide game testing feedback, and an increased passion for game design and design in general.
6:00 pm
– 8:00 pm
Age Range: 8-12
Level: Beginner
A class for 8 to 12 years old students who are passionate about video games. Using Roblox Studio to create their own Roblox games, students will learn what it takes to make a video game. Along the way, they will learn the different elements that make up a game, and learn how to talk about their favorite games through the critical lens of a game designer. Students will also learn how to make ANYTHING with a map editor, how to make their game pretty, and how to breathe life into their game with basic scripting. Finally, students will learn how to work professionally in the video game industry, and how to make video games for a living. Students walk away from the class with an increased understanding of video games, how they are made, a couple games of their own, and an increased passion for video games!
6:00 pm
– 8:00 pm
Age Range: 13+
Level: Beginner
Students in App Design will learn how to design apps and think about the user experience. The class will push students to develop storytelling, researching, and prototyping skills in regards to app design. In App Design students do not learn how to code, but instead, learn the app design process for various mediums: computer apps, mobile apps, and apps for consoles – like Instagram and Spotify. Students will conduct research, build personal portfolios, and present their apps to the community for Demo Day! This class is great for students who already have their own app ideas or are looking for inspiration and guidance on how having an app will amplify their business.
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 13+
Level: Beginner
One of the best ways to start coding is by building projects your passionate about. Come learn how to build a website around your interests or for your own business. In this class, students first learn how to plan and design their website using HTML and style it with CSS. Students will also learn how to market their website and optimize it for search engines like Google, Bing, or Yahoo and social media. By the course’s end, students will have a functional website they can show off to the world and can use as a basis to build other websites in the future.
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 4-12
Level: Intermediate
So, you have learned the CS fundamentals in previous Streetcode classes. Do you find yourself asking what this knowledge is for? If so, just know that’s the fun part. The choice for its application is entirely up to you! All around us are problems waiting to be solved–everyday puzzles! Solutions can be developed through creativity and critical thinking. What do you want to improve, create, or solve? In this class, students will be able to explore projects that showcase the possibilities of code. Students will create their own programs to solve everyday dilemmas and apply their own creativity to develop customizable projects of their own, swag.
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 13+
Level: Beginner
Intro to Code is an introduction to how programming works. The concrete skills students learn in this class relate to how to design and implement a computer program. Many of the platforms and technologies students use to write and develop code will expose them to a wide range of softwares regularly used by engineers. Students will learn to interact and work with other students to solve computer science problems together. These first-time coders will learn Python!
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 8-12
Level: Beginner
The best way to learn programming is through making! We will be using the Scratch environment to help us make engaging and interactive games or experiences. Students will draw from their creativity and imagination to create concrete and captivating games, and have fun doing it! We’ll explore the different skills needed to develop your own interactive games or experiences, including basic programming concepts. art and animation, and story design and development.
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 4-12
Level: None
Jr. StreetCode teaches students fundamental skills such as computer literacy, reading and writing, and introduces them to Game Design. Students spend time honing computer skills and they also spend time in makerspace using their hands. This class is full of fun activities geared towards helping kids explore their creativity, learn age-appropriate programming concepts, and revisit the fundamentals of learning (i.e., students refreshing reading/writing/and number identification).
6:00 pm
– 7:00 pm
Age Range: All Ages
Level: Beginner
Come join a conversation with our very own CEO of StreetCode, Tunde, about how to improve your public speaking to sell your product, give an amazing presentation, and become a strong storyteller!
6:00 pm
– 7:00 pm
Age Range: All Ages
Level: Beginner
Let’s boogie, StreetCode! Have you ever wanted to line dance? Now is your chance! We’ve curated this special pop-up event with TechExposure Instructor, Juanita Croft, just to help you keep moving your body. Come share some laughs, learn some sweet new dance moves (maybe even your next viral TikTok choreo), and get down with the StreetCode community. Bring your dancing shoes and positive spirit!
6:00 pm
– 7:00 pm
Age Range: All Ages
Level: Beginner
Have you been receiving weird emails? Did you click on 1 too many ads, or subscribe to too many lists? Have the quarantine hackers jeopardized your cybersecurity?! Then this Pop-Up is just for you! Join our Tech Training x Cybersecurity Strengthening Pop-Up with StreetCode Academy’s very own Information Technology guru, Jesus Guerrero, this Spring! Bring your laptop, your questions, and your sense of humor!
6:00 pm
– 7:00 pm
Age Range: All Ages
Level: Beginner
Design thinking is used to overcome obstacles and drive innovation in engineering, art, science, business, and more. So, why not apply it to your own life? Join our expert designer, Stephanie Pan, and learn how you can use design thinking to do you and overcome obstacles in creative and innovative ways. In this Pop Up, you’ll learn design principles to apply to your life, solve problems, and ideate. Design the life you want. Join us and let’s use design thinking to go get it!
6:00 pm
– 7:00 pm
Age Range: All Ages
Level: Beginner
What’s an NFT? Why are athletes, investors, musicians, artists, and creatives cashing in? Is this a real opportunity? Should I jump in? Now? Yes! Come to this Pop-Up and learn all about non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Join our duo of finance expert, Damondrick Jack, and producer, Frederick Alexander. They’ll walk you through the process of creating and minting NFTs, and explain what they are, their value, how to make them, and how far you can take them. Opportunity meets preparation. Join us and learn why art is the new hustle. EXTRA: Please attend this PopUp on a laptop or desktop computer for the full experience and have a smartphone available nearby.
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 8-18
Level: Beginner
App Development is intended for students of any experience level. In this class, students learn how to build an app for iPhone and Android using React Native and Javascript. Students learn basic Javascript coding in order to build a real app that can run on their phone. The class is structured as a six-week tutorial in how to build Instagram Lite, although students can customize their apps to be focused on any topic of their choosing. Students will build a working app that they will be able to share with the community on Demo Day! This class is great for students who want to learn to code by making an app.
4:00 pm
– 6:00 pm
Age Range: 13+
Level: Beginner
One of the best ways to start coding is by building projects your passionate about. Come learn how to build a website around your interests or for your own business. In this class, students first learn how to plan and design their website using HTML and style it with CSS. Students will also learn how to market their website and optimize it for search engines like Google, Bing, or Yahoo and social media. By the course’s end, students will have a functional website they can show off to the world and can use as a basis to build other websites in the future.
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