Your child can let loose and have some gaming fun when the school day is over thanks to A&D Tutoring After-School Classes! These STEM-based classes are back and better than ever, introducing coding concepts through the popular game platforms Roblox, Minecraft and Dungeons & Dragons.
A&D Tutoring After-School Classes are the perfect mix of learning and enjoyment! You can encourage your child’s obsession with Minecraft, Roblox or Dungeons & Dragons knowing that their time with A&D Tutoring is building skills for potential future success. STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers are on the rise and demand for people with STEM experience is increasing.
A&D Tutoring After-School Classes are offered in two consecutive terms, with Beginner classes in the Fall and Intermediate class options offered in the New Year. Each class will meet weekly for 10 weeks, giving your child the chance to meet new friends while they advance their coding and gaming skills. They will have fun exercising their creativity and forming critical thinking and problem solving skills together as they code in Minecraft, learn to develop games in Roblox, or immerse themselves in the world of D&D roleplay.
Beginner Coding with Minecraft
October 4 – December 13, 2022 | Tuesdays from 6 pm – 7 pm
Learn to build and code in Minecraft using the Minecraft Education platform. Using the MakeCode in-game coding editor, students will learn basics such as game control, block coding and programming with loops and counters. They will learn to harness the power of Redstone for circuit functions, learn to manipulate their Minecraft world and have the opportunity to get creative with code using both the Agent and without the Agent.
Beginner Game Design with Roblox
October 4 – December 13, 2022 | Thursdays from 6 pm – 7 pm
Move beyond gameplay and learn how to design your very own Roblox games for you and your friends to play! Through Roblox Studio, students will learn to combine parts and models with basic programming to make a simple obstacle course (obby) or exploration game and develop it further with levels, traps and more. Using the same concepts as engineers everywhere, youth will learn game design fundamentals, work with Roblox Lua scripts and debugging, and be able to publish their game.
Dungeons & Dragons Camp
October 4 – December 13, 2022 | Wednesdays from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Kids can immerse themselves in the worlds most successful Table Top Roleplaying Game as they embark on an adventure: The Dragon of Icespire Peak! Participants will get to create their own character and join their allies in the fight to protect the town of Phandalin from the monsters lurking in the mountains. Through engaging gameplay, players will work on team building, problem solving, planning, and communication, all while engaging with a rich detailed fantastical environment. Classes will use a combination of physical and digital materials to maximize immersion and excitement.
Register for A&D Tutoring After-School Classes Today!
Registration is now open for the First Term by contacting A&D Tutoring via phone or e-mail. Limited spots are available for each class so register early to avoid disappointment. The recommended age is 8+, but there may be some flexibility for slightly younger or older students that are interested or qualified.
A&D Tutoring After-School Classes:
When: October 4 – December 13, 2022
Time: Classes run 6 pm – 7 pm
Where: A&D Tutoring
Address: 16408 100 Avenue NW, Edmonton