Build Your Own Website, 24-28 July Holiday Camp (PM) @ City Hall

Build Your Own Website, 24-28 July Holiday Camp (PM) @ City Hall
Create your own website and watch your code come alive with HTML and CSS. Then, design your site to aesthetic perfection with Bootstrap, a popular front-end framework tool created by folks from Twitter! From Googling where to eat to watching makeup tutorials, and playing online games, it’s hard to imagine life without our trusty companion – the Internet. Learn to code your own site to start an online business or blog to your heart’s content and more. The World Wide Web is your oyster!   KEEPIN’ IT SHORT & SNAPPY For kids ages 10-16 Mon-Fri 3h 15mins /day (16 hours in total) Learn about frameworks and web design Code your own awesome website No experience necessary Sign up for a full day of fun with tech, check out the other half day camp (you can also buy the full day ticket from there): MicroPython (AM) & Build Your Own Website (PM) "My kids had a blast & came home armed with knowledge & information which they were excited to share with us." – Joanne, Parent This is what the inside of a website looks like. See that chunk of code at the bottom? That’s a programming language called HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) and it’s what gives a website structure. The appearance of a site is controlled by an accompanying language called CSS (Cascading Style Sheet). That’s where you can tweak the layout, fonts, backgrounds and more of your website. Together, HTML and CSS form the basis of every Web page and application! But if you wanna make your website look like it’s been coded by a pro, you’re gonna need more than just HTML and CSS. Introducing Bootstrap! Created by a developer and designer from Twitter, this front-end framework and open source platform gives you access to a whole library of readymade tools that you can add into your website’s source code You can add all sorts of cool stuff to your site with Bootstrap like fancy buttons, a sign in page and forms. This way, you’ll get to focus on the layout and design of the site and give it that extra professional edge. Check out some of the sites created by our students! Nothing like a tribute website to the almighty world of Minecraft! This website was designed and coded by 12 year old Wei Chong.  This website was made by 10 year old Jonathan. He wanted to make a website that featured some of his favourite Scratch games that he coded himself and tada! How awesome is this? If kids as young as 10 can create their own awesome website, anyone can do it. Wanna see what your kid can code too? It’s time to become an unstoppable web master! OH! THE STUFF YOU'LL LEARN! Introduction to the World Wide Web Formatting web copy with tags Creating Lists How to add images Building Tables and Structure Hyperlinking What’s CSS? How to style your site with CSS What’s Bootstrap? Experimenting with layouts and designs Publish your webpage   Presentation time! LIFE SKILLS LEARNT Logical Thinking Problem Solving Design Thinking Presentation Skills Pedagogy No lectures. No memorisation. No ONE right answer. Like real life, we're all about trying things out, failing, figuring what went wrong & trying again. These are the skills & mindset that will last a lifetime. Let's get kids to learn how to learn. Because the kids who learn to learn become curious, inventive, resourceful human beings who solve real world problems to make meaningful impact. Parents love us "…and for the first time he is not running to play other people's creations but his own… I am absolutely delighted in the 'mindset' change in my son's attitude." – Emma, Parent "Thank you for a wonderful and exciting enrichment program that is so much more than academics.. it's fun but for me as a mum, an important future skill set for my son." – Rachel, Parent Got more questions on this course of awesomeness? Read our FAQ section below! Call us & we'll call you back! +65 3163 5385 Email us! Frequently Asked Questions 1. My child is new to computers and programming. Will he / she be able to follow? Of course! The Web Development for Kids course welcomes all new programming students. 2. My child is younger than 10. Can he / she join? Web Development for Kids was designed for 10-16 year olds but HTML/CSS is used by people of all ages. If your child is very keen, we can organise separate classes if there is a minimum of 4 participants. Please contact us directly to enquire. 3. I've enrolled my child, what will he/she need to bring? We’ll provide all equipment and materials, but you may want to bring a jacket and light snacks in case he/she gets hungry. If your child is joining the full day camp, we recommend bringing packed lunches.  Please note: This camp will proceed with a minimum of 4 tickets sold. We will inform you in advance if the camp is cancelled. Refunds will be made accordingly. Unless otherwise notified, the camp will go ahead. We will be filming and taking photographs of the children in our workshop. By registering a child's attendance at this camp, parents/guardians grant Saturday Kids a perpetual licence to use the student's work, photographs or videos of the student, and other materials for purposes such as publicising or promoting our workshops/events and the students’ accomplishments on Saturday Kids' website or on our partners' websites.

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