Session 3

Session 3 courses will be held during the week of July 8th-July 12th.
Please see right column for time and tuition information.

UPDATED: February, 2019

Morning classes:

Vex Robotics (Grades 6, 7, 8 & 9)

Instructor: Mr. Richard Powers

Date: July 8th-July 12th / Time: 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. Noon

Tuition: (NLR – $170) (LR – $85)

Are you interested in robotics, coding, and working with others to build awesomely epic robots? If so, come join us for a week of robotics fun at LPS Summer Technology Program! Working in teams you will obtain hands-on experience building, programming and controlling VEX robots capable of performing various tasks. Some of the projects covered are: lifting mechanisms, remote control operation, and the basics of programming. The camp will conclude with a robot competition between the various teams.

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Adventures in MineCraft (Grades 4, 5, 6, & 7)

Instructor: Mr. Mark Danley

Date: July 8th-July 12th / Time: 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. Noon

Tuition: (NLR – $170) (LR – $85)

Whether it’s your first day or you are a Minecraft pro, this is the course for you.  In this course you will create your own Minecraft Tutorials using Jing. Discover Minecraft tricks even your friends don’t know! Redstone, texture packs, new updates, resource packs and biomes are just some of what you will find in this class that is ALL Minecraft!

**Due to licensing, only open to LPS students only**

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Technology Treat (Grades 6 ,7, 8, 9

Instructor: Mrs. Caitlin Leuenberger & Dr. Kent Steen

Date:  July 8th-July 12th / Time: 9 a.m.-12 noon

Tuition: (NLR – $170) (LR – $85)

 Stop Motion Animation, Video Game Design, and Drones – all in one action-packed week! Make amazing movies in iStopmotion, create iPad games using different software, and try out the brand new Airblock Drones. This is a week you won’t want to miss!

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Afternoon classes:

Game Design (Grades 6, 7, 8 & 9)

Instructor: Mr. Richard Powers

Date: July 8th-July 12th / Time:1 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Tuition: (NLR – $170) (LR – $85)

Don’t just play games…learn to code them!  Join us for a fun filled week creating games with Bloxels and possibly other applications.  We will code everything from simple click games to more advanced games with original backdrops and characters

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Vex Robotics (Grades 6, 7, 8 & 9)

Instructor: Mr. Mark Danley

Date: July 8th-July 12th / Time:1 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Tuition: (NLR – $170) (LR – $85)

Take your real-world robotics skills to the next level with the VEX Robotics Design System. Build a frame and base for your robot then connect its wires to provide power to your creation. Work in teams to adapt your robot to compete in complex, user-piloted challenges like obstacle courses. Use ROBOTC, the premiere robotics coding language, to code your ‘bot to complete autonomous tasks like maze navigation or stacking and moving objects with the claw arm. May the best ‘bot win!

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Animation and Coding (Grades 6, 7, 8 & 9)

Instructor: Mr. Tate Mlady  

Date: July 8th-July 12th /Time:1 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Tuition: (NLR – $170) (LR – $85)

Do you like pixel art, animation, and coding? Then this is the course for you! Students will spend the week making 2D Animation projects. All projects will be created using coding on Scratch, The Piskel App, and Bloxels. You will have the chance to make your very own pixel .gif animations, create your own animated characters, and construct your very own video game level!