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Design, Code & Make An Electronic Squirrel Feeder 

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  • TutorJames Hannam
  • Price-
  • Age-
  • LevelAll Levels

Tue 10 April / 10am - 3pm, £45, Ages 6-11

Breaking down the barriers to all things digital, this mac digital explorers course is specially designed for children and little geeks. Learn to design, code and build your very own Electronic Squirrel or Bird Feeder  

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for young people aged 6 to 11 years. It is open to all ability levels so is suited to beginners. The class will be tailored to the participant’s abilities. All our staff are DBS checked. 

The course may be accessible for children with disabilities as we can provide a learning support worker and all classes are adapted to meet the specific needs of the group. The room is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us to discuss your specific situation and needs.

Age ranges are set carefully to take into account key age developments, materials being used and course stimulus. It is very important that age ranges are not too large or across key stages and therefore need to be adhered to. 

What will you learn on this course? 

This course introduces young learners to the realm of digital electronics, with elements of designing, coding and building, all within a creative and playful environment. Learners will create their very own Electronic Squirrel or Bird Feeder using electronics and other regular craft materials. Working with a key industry professional in the Midlands children will engage with digital activities through an exciting creative way.

Do you need to bring anything? 

All course materials are included in the ticket price. There are no additional costs.

Who teaches this course? 

James Hannam

Important Information 

Our enhanced Safeguarding Policy recommends that we hold emergency contact details for all learning and participation activities (including courses), for children and young people under 18 years old and for supported or vulnerable adults. These are to be completed and signed by parents/carers except young people aged 16-18 and supported/vulnerable adults who are able to sign for themselves.

Completed forms must be handed in to our Sales and Information Team prior to the start of the course.

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