Planning a Community STEAM Event

How can we get more kids excited about STEAM? I ask myself, and many others, this very question pretty much every day. One answer that we have come up with is to provide a variety of STEAM experiences for kids, especially at the elementary and middle school levels. Part of the mission of the Coder Kids […]

Fastball Reaction Time

We are working some fun activities for upcoming events that involve sports, and wanted to share one with you. In this activity, kids can test their reaction times, to see if they are fast enough to play with the Bowie Baysox. One of their pitchers, Tanner Scott, can throw a 100mph fastball. How fast would the […]


Coder Kids Club is Hiring

We are hiring for the following part-time positions: Instructor – Instructors do classroom setup/breakdown, lead groups through Coder Kids Club course materials, help with creating and revising materials, and supervise the children in their classes. They will also attend special events, to help promote the Coder Kids Club. Right now we are particularly in need of staff who […]


2017 Classes and Camps

We have several exciting classes and camps starting in January 2017! Save 10% on any of them with the happynewyear discount code. The code cannot be used with other discount codes or vouchers, and it expires 1/15/2017. Drawing Workshop – Five Nights at Freddy’s School is Out Mini-Camp Minecraft Club – Spring 2017 Open Play […]

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Teaching with Minecraft

As many of you know, we use Minecraft as a way to teach kids how to code. Kids love Minecraft mods, and get super excited about making their own, which makes it just a bit easier for us to convince them to try writing some code, even if it takes some extra effort on their part. They […]