This isn't your ordinary CS summer camp. pi-top makes computer science Summer Camp fun for everyone (even teachers)!
Most computer science camps revolve around building a robot and learning enough code to make it go. But we're here to shake things up! The pi-top CS Summer Camp has art, engineering, creativity, and collaboration.
We have taken the most creative lessons in Further and turned them into a Summer Camp curriculum - for camps from 1 to 3 weeks long, and for students of all skill levels.
What makes the camp fun for students?
Real-world Learning: Students will dive into exciting, real-world projects from creating robotic race cars to building a smart home, to combining art and technology in their very own zoetrope.
Engaging Activities: Activities for everyone, whether it’s using art skills for tunnel cards or competing with each other in a catapult competition, students will enjoy working together to create amazing projects.
Inclusivity and Collaboration: Lesson plans are designed to promote inclusivity and encourage collaboration between students.
Content for All Skill Levels: This Summer Camp content will be fun for students of all skill levels - from beginner to advanced.
What makes the camp easy and fun for teachers?
The pi-top Computer Science Summer Camp curriculum has everything you need to offer an exciting and educational camp - no experience necessary.
Some of the tools we provide include:
- Step-by-step instructions for each activity - unlike the IKEA™ instruction manuals, this is easy to understand and easy to follow, no CS skills required.
- Pacing guides - to make you look like the most organized teacher ever. Plan your days of computer science fun based on how much time you have.
- Comprehensive teacher guides - if your students get stuck, no need to panic! Just use the handy guide to help them - you don't even have to know how to code!
Ready to get started?
Request a quote for your school or schedule a 1:1 demonstration to learn how the Summer camp program works.
Check out Further to see all the tools pi-top provides to computer science teachers, including comprehensive teacher guides (cheat sheets), scope and sequence documents, and more!
You can also check out our product webinars and funding guides to get you started.