after school

Fall 2019 Classes

Our after school classes are held at our shop, Moonbase Zero, located at 820 Washington Avenue in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. We offer a variety of classes each day for various age ranges. Pick up from PS 9 is available. The fall semester runs from September 9th through December 20th, 2019.

Mondays

Code Club Mondays

During this 12 week semester, students will explore text based coding principles using the p5.js language to create memes and more! p5.js is a web based programming language used by creatives all around us. We will be using the Repl.it environment to build and collaborate on our code. Please note, this class will require keyboarding skills and is NOT block based programming. The class is geared for 3rd- 5th graders.

Learn more about Code Club Mondays and register at this link: Code Club Mondays- Fall 2019

Tuesdays

Young Inventors

During this semester young campers will explore and learn about the world around them. Campers will be exposed to developmentally appropriate and interactive hands-on activities to learn the building blocks of circuits, simple machines, coding, and craft. Activities are geared to be camper interest driven. This class is geared towards campers in grades 1-3 with pick up available from PS 9.

Learn more about Young Inventors and register at this link: Young Inventors- Fall 2019

Wednesdays

Code Club

During this 14 week semester, students will continue to explore what code can build using various block-based programming languages such as Scratch. Physical computing principles will also be explored using block based programming and the Microbit controller to build interactive games. The class is geared toward 3rd- 5th graders with pick up available from PS 9.

Learn more about Code Club and register at this link: Code Club- Fall 2019

Thursdays

Homework Help & Hangout

Programming includes a bit of outdoor activity (weather permitting), homework help, along with some relaxation and socialization time. STEM-based activities will also be available for students to explore at their own pace and interest. Pick up will take place from PS 9 at dismissal. Available to students in grades 3-5.

Learn more about Homework Help & Hangout and register at this link: Homework Help & Hangout- Fall 2019

Fridays

Middle School Code

Campers work on interest-driven projects.  We’ll be exploring text-based coding languages like Python and Javascript while learning the foundations of computer science. This class is geared for 6th- 8th graders.

Learn more about Middle School Code and register at this link: Middle School Code- Fall 2019