Frequently asked questions
What will my child learn at Adventure Code Academy?
Adventure Code Academy teaches critical 21st century skills, including computer programming, critical thinking, and problem solving. Using our unique project oriented interest based approach, Kids learn fundamental skill, work on fun projects, help each other solve problems and show what they’ve been working on. They learn computational thinking by logically sequencing events, creating playable games, telling a good story, and modelling real situations. They also learn to build on activities that they or their peers do reinforcing the Imagine, create, play, share, reflect and refine approach critical for their development as problem solvers.
What are Adventure plans?
We believe that coding is an adventure and must be coached in an open, adaptive, construction based approach using personally meaningful activities and projects. Adventure plans are learning pathways that provide a progression map for the student to explore computational concepts through courses, tools and activities meaningful to them
What are the different enrollment options at Adventure Code Academy?
Adventure Code Academy has four distinct offerings with a variety of enrollment options.
Do you offer discounts for siblings?
Yes! We offer discounts for siblings.
How do I know my child is learning?
We automatically track your child’s achievements as they work through the courses and activities. We organize regular demo days and jam sessions after major milestones where they will demo to you their projects and the concepts they have learned.
My child has no prior experience with coding. Do you think he/she can attend the camps without feeling overwhelmed?
Absolutely. We don’t require any coding experience to start in our camps. All camps include a foundational session to help kids understand the concepts. Since, our learning methodology is project, passion, play and peer based. Your kid will work on activities that they love and learn to share, collaborate and get ideas from their peers.
Will my child get enough computer time?
Yes. In our project centered and construction oriented approach, the lessons are not taught on a white board. Our students learn by doing and will be on their computers all the time
If I sign-up my child for this camp, is lunch included?
Yes. All of our camps include 2 snacks and a Lunch but children are more than welcome to get home food if they prefer
Can I give an enrollment as a gift?
Yes, you can gift an enrollment as a gift. You will be charged the entire amount upfront and the subscription will not renew.