Summer Camps Go Online

EICC Summer Camps

Our popular summer camps are going online this year. We've created a full schedule of exciting classes for ages 8 - 14, that are all available via your computer.

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2020 Online Summer Camps

  

Make Your First Video Game! (Ages 8-10)


If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket® website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, Mac versions can be created after the program for $15 conversion fee. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Compatible with Windows OS

Class ID: 10320
June 22 - 26
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cost $129

 

Make Your First Video Game! (Ages 11-14)


If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket® website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, Mac versions can be created after the program for $15 conversion fee. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Compatible with Windows OS

Class ID: 10313
June 22-26
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
1 - 4 p.m
Cost $129

 

YouTube® Content Creators (Ages 10-14)


Find your voice and leave your mark on the world! Whether you are six or sixty, it’s time to start a career as the next YouTube star. Explore the variety of content and personalities that exist on YouTube and how to find your own niche. Learn the Do’s and Don’ts of the platform and how to practice good digital citizenship. Develop your on-camera presence, your own channel branding and professional editing skills. Take home a plan for launching your own channel with the content created in class! Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket® website to share with friends and family. with MAC & Windows OS and Requires a Webcam or External Camera

Class ID: 10326
July 13-17
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
1 - 4 p.m.
Cost $129

eSports Apprentice-Streamers and Gamers Camp (Ages 10-14)


Whether you want to be the next pro gamer, streamer, or game caster, this course will teach you the basics to get started! No longer just a hobby, eSports is the fastest-growing career for the next generation. Over 400 million people watched YouTube videos and Twitch streams of video game competitions this year alone! In this course, students will develop game-play skills and compete using Black Rocket®’s eSports games and apps, learn how to produce commentary for live tournaments, use professional streaming software and, most importantly, practice online safety. Student recordings will be available on a password-protected website to share with friends and family. Videos will not be broadcast publicly but will be shared with all students in the class. Compatible with MAC & Windows OS. Webcam is required.

Class ID: 11882
July 13-17
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cost $129

 

Python Programmers Camp (Ages 8-10)


Want to learn the world’s fastest-growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, YouTube and the CIA? Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games. Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish! Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Want to continue to learn after the camp? The $10 license fee included in the price of this camp will allow students to access their accounts for up to a year. Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS

Class ID: 10459
Jul 20 -24
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cost $139

 

Python Programmers Camp (Ages 11-14)


Want to learn the world’s fastest growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, YouTube and the CIA? Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games. Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish! Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Want to continue to learn after the camp? The $10 license fee included in the price of this camp will allow students to access their accounts for up to a year. Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS

Class ID: 10318
July 20-24
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
1 - 4 p.m.
Cost $139

  

Rocket Kart Racers: Design A Mario Kart® Style Game (ages 8-10)


On your marks, get set, create! Blast off in making your first 3D Mario Kart® and Crash Team Racing® style game! Design your own tracks and customize your karts and characters. Using a professional 3D game development software, students will combine their creations into their own kart racing game that they can play with friends and family at home. Students can participate in eSports League races against other schools across the country with a chance to have their tracks featured in the Black Rocket®® master build of the game. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket®® website to share with friends and family. Compatible with MAC & Windows OS & Requires 64-Bit OS

Class ID: 10309
August 3 - 7
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
1 - 4 p.m.
Cost $129

 

Rocket Kart Racers: Design A Mario Kart® Style Game (Ages 11-14)


On your marks, get set, create! Blast off in making your first 3D Mario Kart® and Crash Team Racing® style game! Design your own tracks and customize your karts and characters. Using a professional 3D game development software, students will combine their creations into their own kart racing game that they can play with friends and family at home. Students can participate in eSports League races against other schools across the country with a chance to have their tracks featured in the Black Rocket® master build of the game. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket® website to share with friends and family. Compatible with MAC & Windows OS & Requires 64-Bit OS

Class ID: 10336
August 3 - 7
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cost $129