Learn about the online coding for kids classes: Age 6 -18

Posted by Gauri Satpute on February 26th, 2021

Professional coders are in huge demand. Coding skills can be developed. Coding can be taught to kids as young minds can grasp concepts quickly. The kids can make their career paths by learning to code. There are coding classes specially designed for kids. The class can be taken online too.

There are many opportunities in the field of coding and learning this skill can help the kids in their career growth. There are coding classes that are customized per age and teach coding to kids. There are coding classes for kids from 6 -1 8 years of age.

You can learn coding through online coding classes too. The kids are taught through interactive virtual classrooms. The kids have the option to select the 1:1 learning method or learn with the class. As the online sessions are interactive the learning becomes an enjoyable experience.

The online classes offer kids access to many websites and forums. The coding for kids classes follow a project-based curriculum and the kids get to learn about real-world applications. There are quizzes and contests in which the kids can participate and earn points.

There are three levels of classes: Beginners, Advanced and Mastery. The Beginners class is of 3 months (36 sessions), the Advanced class is of 6 months (72 sessions) and the Mastery class is of 12 months (144 sessions).

Topics taught in coding for kids classes
The following topics are taught to kids in the classes:

● Artificial Intelligence
The older kids learn how to build intelligent Chatbots, coding the ‘Fruit: Ninja’ game using Webcam based gesture recognition and Natural Language Processing. The younger kids learn block-based coding using Scratch.

● Mobile app development
The older kids learn how to design, code and build mobile apps. They learn the basics of app design (UI / UX). The younger kids learn the basics of mobile apps using block-based coding.

● Web development
The older kids learn to build a personal website and learn about the functions of e-commerce sites.

● 3D and Virtual Reality
The kids learn to design, code and publish 3D and virtual reality games. The older kids are taught 3D coordinate systems, spatial computing and publishing their projects like augmented reality apps.

● Game programming
The younger kids are taught the fundamentals of coding using block-based visual programming. The older kids are taught to design, code and publish 3D games and text-based programming using JavaScript.

● Augmented Reality
The older kids are taught to design and code augmented reality and its use in various applications like entertainment, military training and more.

The author is a blogger and likes to write about the various coding for kids classes available. Here the author has discussed the online classes and the topics taught in the various classes.

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