GoCodeGirl

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Are you a girl in Grades 7 and up?
Would you like to learn how to write computer code?

Would you like to make a robot work?
                                                       Then you would enjoy Go CODE Girl!

What is GoCodeGirl?

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKIu9yen5nc]

When?

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Where?

Beamish-Munro Hall, Room 314
45 Union Street, Queen’s University,
Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N9

Admission is FREE!

Morning coffee and lunch are included.

Registration

Parental permission forms can be found HERE and must be handed in on the day of the event.

Limited availability, sign up today!

Register now

Tentative Schedule

Time

Girls

Parents

Teachers

9:30 am – 9:35 am

Introduction

by Scott Compeau (Queen’s) and Sarah Creber (RMC)

Location: Beamish-Munro Hall Rm. 313

9:35 am -9:45 am

Keynote Speaker

by Jessica Bredschneider – Canada Learning Code

Location: Beamish-Munro Hall Rm. 313

9:45 am -10:55 am

Getting started with Robotics

(Dash and EV3 Lego Mindstorm)

Locations: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm 314

Led by: Robogals & Connections

Using Scratch Programs to Code

(using Makey Makey)

Locations: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm: 313

Led by: Canada Learning Code

10:55 am -11:00 am

Break

11:00 am – 12:10 pm

Using Scratch Programs to Code

(using Makey Makey)

Locations: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm: 313

Led by: Canada Learning Code

Getting started with Robotics

(Dash and EV3 Lego Mindstorm)

Locations: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm 314

Led by: Robogals & Connections

12:10 pm -12:40 pm

Pizza lunch provided

(Discussion with female engineering students)

Location: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm: 313

Led by: Robogals & Connections staff

Pizza lunch provided

(Discussion on outreach opportunities)

Location: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm: 315

Led by: Connections

12:45 pm -2:00 pm

Design your own solution

(Scratch, Makey Makey, Dash, or EV3’s)

Locations: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm 314

Led by: Robogals & Connections

Free Time to explore Queen’s University Campus

Please join us at our next FREE Professional Development session on educational technology!

Saturday March 24th

2:00 pm -2:15 pm

Open Showcase

(Show & Tell others about your innovative design)

Locations: Beamish-Munro Hall – Rm 314

Led by: GEG students

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Closing remarks, Questions, and Feedback

by Scott Compeau (Queen’s) and Sarah Creber (RMC)

Location: Beamish-Munro Hall Rm. 313

 

Interested in volunteering? Contact us today!

 

Check out the Ontario Network of Women in Engineering for more info:

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