Welcome to CoderDojo Nelson

CoderDojo is a worldwide network of independent, volunteer led programming clubs for young people. CoderDojo Nelson meets at NMIT, Nelson on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8pm. CoderDojo Nelson is also affiliated with Code Club Aotearoa.

2 New Activities for term 3 2019

In term 3 we will be introducing 2 exciting new activities to our mix:

3D Computer Aided Design

Learn how to make 3D models using Tinkercad. Tinkercad is an easy-to-use 3D computer aided design (CAD) tool. You can quickly turn your idea into a CAD model for a 3D printer with Tinkercad.

Python & micro:bit

The BBC micro:bit is a handheld, programmable micro-computer that can be used for all sorts of cool creations, from robots to musical instruments – the possibilities are endless. In this group you will learn to program in Python while interacting with the micro:bit.

Register

CoderDojo is FREE but registration is required as there are limited spaces available. Registration is by term. New people are still welcome to join after the term starts if we still have spaces available. You can email us at coderdojonelson@gmail.com and we’ll let you know if spaces are available or put you on a waiting list.

We will start for term 3 on 31st July. Registration is now OPEN.

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Session Activities

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Some of the Technologies & Learning Resources we use

Scratch_Logo google-cs-first raspberry-logo khan_academy_logo BBC micro:bit Tinkercad

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Also coming to CoderDojo in Term 3 - Programming BBC micro:bit with Python
www.youtube.com/watch?v=38X9AR4H6HcRead the post: goo.gl/L9m7Sz The micro:bit is a small computer board with an ARM Cortex-M0 microprocessor plus sensors and LEDS. It is part of an ini...
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Coming to CoderDojo in Term 3 - TinkerCAD www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrU2zm_g7lETinkercad is a free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. It's used by teachers, kids, and designers to design and make anything! Learn mo... ...

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