Girls Coding Club Fall 2017

CS For Girls: FriYAY Edition

On FriYAYs we code!

Hang out with the SV code squad on FriYAYS this fall for a memorable digital experience.  Make new friends, learn some coding tricks, and maybe even change the world with code.  Our computer science club is designed for girls by girls.  Club will take place in UVic’s cutting edge Active Learning Classroom - built for inspiring big ideas.  We are equipped with MacBooks for each girl to use during the sessions. Computer science concepts will be taught through unplugged and plugged activities in fun FriYAY way.  

Dates

Fridays | 6-8 pm 

  • October 13, 20, 27
  • November 3, 10, 17, 24
  • Dec 1

Grade

Open to girls in Grade 5-7

Cost

$30 - This program is made possible by the Status of Women Canada funding in partnership with Actua Canada.  Classroom space provided by UVic's Technology Integrated Learning Office. 

Attendance: For the true impact of this program to be experienced, we encourage girls to register who can commit to the entire duration of the program.  

Program Format

Typical Session Format

6:00-6:15: Team Building and energizers

6:15-7:45: CS* concept exploration

7:45-8:00: Reflect, SV Style

Parent session will be held on the first and last session of the fall term.  Learn more about how we can support our daughters to engage in computer science and build their digital literacy skills.  The last session will be an open house hosted by the girls!  

*CS stands for Computer Science 

Online Registration 

Opens Wednesday Sep 27 at 12:00 pm.