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Kids' College Summer 2016

Sampling Science Register!
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Science is a way of solving problems and discovering why things happen the way they do.  How is water transported through plant stems?  Does the color of animals protect them from predators?  Does smell affect taste?  How much iron is in fruit juices?  Come discover the answers to these questions and many more through interactive and hands-on investigations.  Participants MUST have closed toe water shoes, swimwear, sunscreen, and a towel EACH day. Instructor: Kenya Williams

7-10 year olds 
July 25-28     9am – 4pm
CRN: 95218 | Cost: $139

Rockin’ Robotics  Register!
This class offers students the opportunity to work together and collaborate on multiple projects utilizing Lego Mindstorm Robots. Students will synergize to design, build, and program the bots in order to complete various tasks and challenges.
Instructor: Mason Brown

7-10 year olds 
June 13-16     9am – 4pm
CRN: 95219 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
June 20-23     9am – 4pm
CRN: 95220 | Cost: $139

Green Screen Production Register!
Master essential green screen skills! This focused workshop provides quality video training on shooting green screen and covers everything from setup to producing the shoot to compositing the footage. Instructor, Tiff Brown will introduce you to various concepts and explain how to create the right green screen scenario for your needs. Then, you’ll learn how to set up your background and talent, work with lighting and scopes, explore virtual sets, use helpful apps, and composite the footage. Instructor: Tiff Brown

7-10 year olds 
June 20-23        9am – 12pm
CRN: 95221 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
June 20-23       1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95222 | Cost: $139

Marine Science for 7-10 year olds 
Class is FULL
Are you between 7 and 10 years of age?  Do you enjoy learning about Marine Biology?  If you answered YES to both of these questions, then this is the class for you!  Come spend time both in the water and in the lab learning how our marine ecosystem works and how you can protect the animals and organisms within.  Students will discover how a submarine sinks and rises, go into St. Andrew’s Bay and collect different species of fish, investigate unique characteristics associated with a squid, and many other hands-on-activities.  Students MUST have closed toe water shoes, swimwear, sunscreen, water, and a towel EVERY day.
Instructor: Kenya Williams

7-10 year olds 
July 11-14     9am – 4pm
CRN: 95216 | Cost: $139

Marine Science for 11-14 year olds Register!
Class is FULL

Do you enjoy learning about the amazing habitats found in St. Andrew’s Bay?  Are you between the ages of 11 and 14?  If you answered yes to both of these questions, then this is the class for you!  Come experience a week of hands-on-activities, dissections, and interactions with Florida’s Coastal Ecology.  Just a few of the topics include creating a density tower, se grass beds and their roles as estuaries, micro-organisms of the bay, designing a filter to clean water, and dissection of a dogfish shark.  Students MUST have closed toe water shoes, swimwear, sunscreen, water, and a towel EVERY day. Instructor: Kenya Williams

11-14 year olds 
July 18-21     9am – 4pm
CRN: 95217 | Cost: $139

 

BLACK ROCKET CLASSES

3D Video Game Design Register!
This new class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2-D game design classes. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and storytelling. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in teams for most of the program.
Instructor: Tiff Brown

7-10 year olds 
June 13-16     9am – 12pm
CRN: 95223 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
June 13-16     1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95226 | Cost: $139

App Adventures Register!
Continue your quest to make the next viral app! Whether you want to move past the basic techniques learned in App Attack or want to jump right in, we are ready for you! All students will choose from a selection of different mobile app types and explore more in depth programming concepts. Student created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. No prior experience is necessary and students do not need to own a smart phone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in teams for most of the program. Instructor: JoAnna Odom

7-10 year olds 
June 20-23     9am – 12pm
CRN: 95227 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
June 20-23     1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95228 | Cost: $139

Video Game Animation Register!
Put your game design skills to the test by creating and animating your own character sprites.  Start with a name, develop the character’s personality, signature moves, special powers, and a story line. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in future games. Students do not need any prior experience in game design, animation, or sketching. Student created animations will be available on a password protected website to share with friends and family. Software and games are only compatible on PC computers.
Instructor: JoAnna Odom

7-10 year olds 
June 27-30     9am – 12pm
prefer SUE 246 
CRN: 95229 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
June 27-30     1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95230 | Cost: $139

Minecraft Animators Register!
Bring your favorite Minecraft characters to life in an animated short film!  Learn how studios like Pixar and Disney make movies like Inside Out and Frozen through using techniques like keyframing, tweening, texturing, and animating rigged 3D models!  Student projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.  You do not need to own a Minecraft account to use the software in this class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Instructor: Robert Heath

7-10 year olds 
July 11-14        9am – 12pm
CRN: 95231 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
July 11-14       1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95232 | Cost: $139

Code Breakers Register!
Calling all future coders, programmers, & designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or the high school student who just made $1 million dollars for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.
Instructor: Robert Heath

7-10 year olds 
July 18-21        9am – 12pm
CRN: 95233 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
July 18-21       1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95234 | Cost: $139

Minecraft Designers Register!
If you love the game Minecraft, but always wanted to design your own characters and buildings for your games this class is for you. Learn the basics of creating 3D modeling using a new industry grade software to design your very own characters and import them into your favorite Minecraft games. Students must have Minecraft PC at home to import characters and parent email address is required to create student accounts. Instructor: Robert Heath

7-10 year olds 
July 25-28        9am – 12pm
CRN:95235 | Cost: $139

11-14 year olds 
July 25-28       1pm – 4pm
CRN: 95236 | Cost: $139

 


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Bricks 4 Kidz Classes

Galaxy Far Away Space Camp Register!
Join us on an adventurous journey through space! Build the Redstone Rocket to blast through the atmosphere into a realm that is truly out of this world. Travel back in time to build NASA's Gemini Capsule. Trust your astronaut's building skills to pilot a spacecraft that will bring you back to Earth safely. We'll build motorized models that represent spacecraft from your favorite popular space movie. Come experience this stellar journey to a galaxy far away!

5-12 year olds
June 13th-16th
9am – 12pm        CRN: 95244 | Cost: $175
9am – 4pm         CRN: 95250 |  Cost: $265
1pm – 4pm        CRN: 95249 |   Cost: $175

Mining & Crafting 1 Register!
Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night monsters come out, make sure to build a shelter before that happens.  Experience the world of Minecraft with LEGO® bricks in this fun camp.  Kids will start by crafting their shelters and some of the mobs, critters and tools using LEGO® bricks.  Students will face new challenges each day, building models and crafting key elements from the popular Minecraft game. 

LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO® Group and Mojang © 2009-2013. "Minecraft" are trademarks of Notch Development AB of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse these programs

5-12 year olds
June 20th – 23rd, 9am – 12pm       
CRN: 95237 | Cost: $175


Mining & Crafting 2
Register!
Steve is jumping for joy as he introduces the newest members of his Minecraft® world. Whether or not your child has attended our first camp, reward them with the creativity and excitement this new camp has to offer. Campers will be challenged to bring their virtual designs to life by building new mob figures, mosaics and custom models, incorporating LEGO® Bricks. So, are you ready for the challenge?

LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO® Group and Mojang © 2009-2013. "Minecraft" are trademarks of Notch Development AB of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse these programs

5-12 year olds
June 20th – 23rd, 1pm – 4pm       
CRN: 95238 | Cost: $175

Mining & Crafting 1&2 (ALL DAY) Register!
Can’t get enough of Mining and Crafting with LEGO® Bricks in a half-day class?  Then this is the class for you!  In this Minecraft® world, your creativity is your only limitation.  Bring your virtual designs to life by building mob figures, mosaics, custom models, and facing daily challenges.  Are you up for the challenge? 

LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO® Group and Mojang © 2009-2013. "Minecraft" are trademarks of Notch Development AB of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse these programs

5-12 year olds
June 20th – 23rd, 9am – 4pm        
CRN: 95239 | Cost: $265

Jurassic Brick Land Register!
Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Put on your hiking boots and camouflage...you're about to enter Jurassic Brick Land! Campers will build a world that comes to life with gentle Brontosaurus, ferocious Velociraptor, terrible T.Rex, and more. We'll learn about amazing dinosaurs that lived during the Jurassic period, and other extinct, prehistoric animals that roamed the earth and swam the seas during that era and millions of years later. Show us your building skills using our specialized project kits! Come learn, build and play at Jurassic Brick Land camp.

5-12 year olds
July 11th – 14th
9am – 12pm        CRN: 95246 | Cost: $175
9am – 4pm         CRN: 95240  | Cost: $265
1pm – 4pm        CRN: 95245   |  Cost: $175

 

Worlds of Amusement Camp Register!
"Worlds of Amusement" camp takes you on a thrilling adventure building amusement park themed models. Spend time visiting the Wizard World by building your favorite wizard and his magical owl! Build and give your despicable yellow movie characters a thrilling roller coaster ride! Get your amusement park ticket stamped as you turn games, food, rides and attractions into exciting model builds! All this and more awaits at Bricks 4 Kidz Worlds of Amusement Camp!

5-12 year olds
July 25th – 28th      
9am – 12pm        CRN: 95241 | Cost: $175
9am – 4pm         CRN: 95248  | Cost: $265
1pm – 4pm        CRN: 95242   | Cost: $175


For general information on Kids’ College, call Kelli at 850.867.0732

* A Parental Release Form must be completed by the parent/guardian for each student registered in children’s programming at Gulf Coast State College.  Please print and sign form and bring to the first day of class.

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