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.

NEW! The Art Of Programming

We are planning to offer a new course ‘The Art Of Programming’ in Term 3 2020.

More Info here


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 our mailing list to be notified when registration opens for the following term.

Registration for term 3 2020 will be announced soon.

For term 2 we have been operating CoderDojo online due to Covid-19 lockdown. We hope to return to NMIT for term 3.

You can contact us if you want to be receive notification when registration is open. Anyone who has attended CoderDojo this year will automatically be notified.

Consent form

We require a signed consent form for each child attending CoderDojo.

Please print and sign our consent form

Session Activities

What are we working on this week?
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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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👉 Exciting news every roboticist/ coder/ maker! After careful consideration, sadly, we had to cancel RoboCup competitions for 2020. BUT we're just putting the finishing touches on an online replacement challenge for this year. See the attached flyer and register your interest for updates through the www.robocupjunior.org.nz website. Coderdojo Robotics will be working towards this too for term 3 - be aware!
Here's a wee taster of some of the challenges...self-driving cars, helper bots, artist bots and more....just in time to start planning over the holidays.🤩Contact Nathalie at Coderdojo

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3 months ago

CoderDojo Nelson NZ

We're planning to start back for term 2 in online mode next Wednesday and transition back to our usual location at NMIT when appropriate. Registration invites will go out tonight. ...

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