July/August Online Summer Vacation Camps – 2021

*STEM summer camps provide valuable skills for your child which can be used in their future careers.

In our camps your children learn things like problem solving, communication, teamwork, and decision making.
*Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) This year, we will be offering 3 camp options:-

OPTION 1: Learn Microsoft Office Summer Camp (see flyer below for more info!)


OPTION 2:

Learn C++ Summer Camp (see flyer below for more info!)


OPTION 3:


Website Design Summer camp (see flyer below for more info!)

About this Camp!

During this 6-week Microsoft computer course, students will develop practical computer skills in numerous Microsoft Office programs:

  1. Microsoft Word

  2. Excel and

  3. Powerpoint to be used in school, careers, etc.

 

Description

Class Experience

During this course, students will build the skillset to effectively use Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Excel. These tools are extremely valuable in the modern classroom, workforce, on a resume and are a necessary skills in high school and college. 
Each week, students will learn a new skill for each program. By the end of the camp, students will have confidence to use all three of these Microsoft programs. 

Course Schedule: 
Week 1: Intro to Word, Powerpoint, Excel. Understanding the purposes of each tool and when to use them. 
Week 2: Setting up any type of essay in Word. Selecting the perfect Powerpoint genre. Inputting basic equations into Excel. 
Week 3: Organizing columns, margins, headers, footers, etc. in Word. How to "wow" the viewers with transitions, graphics and shapes in Powerpoint. Inputting more advanced functions and equations into excel. 
Week 4: Organizing words and images in Word. How to add audio and video into Powerpoint. 
Week 5: Applying equations and functions through creating tables and graphs in Excel.
Week 6: Closing Ceremony - Presentation of Certificates.

Camp Details

  • Start Date: 12th July – Ends: 20th August ’21 
  • Monday’s & Wednesday’s only!
  • Start Time: 10:00am sharp! 
  • Duration: 45 minutes per class
  • 2 days per week for 6 weeks
  • 7 – 12 year olds
  • 9 – 12 learners per camp (*limited spaces available*)

**ONE TIME PROMOTIONAL OFFER Price – TTD $500 / USD $83**

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT TTD $50 / US$8.50 OFF – Pay by 25TH JUNE, 2021!

 

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this camp, students will improve their technology literacy through building compentency in Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and ExcelTo register for this camp, simply complete the contact form below and you will receive an email with further details.

Thank you for choosing Rent My Tutor STEM Academy as your preferred academic institution of choice for your child’s learning needs!

About this Camp!

This 5-week computer programming camp is ideal for learners with no knowledge of the C++ programming language. This class will teach your child the basics of syntax and the basic C++ data types. At the end of this course, your child will become a beginner C++ coder!

 

Description

Class Experience

This class will teach your child how to code in C++! 

Session 1: Your child will first setup the programming/development environment utilizing Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 Community edition. This will enable your child to successfully build, compile, and run a C++ console program, and is imperative to successful coding. The setup of the development environment does take some time, so a good portion of the first session will be devoted to this; especially if the class is at maximum capacity.  

Session 2: Session 2 will cover the Introduction to Programming.  We will discuss:
o Computer Programming
o Programming Language
o C++ Identifiers
o C++ Variables
o C++ Named Constants
o C++ Data Types such at char, int, float, double and c-strings 
o Declarations of C++ Variables and Named Constants
o C++ Assignment Statements and\or Initializing Variables
o The Basic Structure of a C++ Program; including Directives, Headings and the int main() function
o C++ Style Requirements

Lastly, we will conduct a quick review of everything discussed in session 2.

Session 3: In session 3, we will briefly go over Basic Problem Solving Vocabulary and Control and Logic Structures to better understand C++ programming.  After session 3, detailed notes on these things will be sent out for your child to study.  
Session 3 will continue with:
o Operators and Arithmetic
o Mixed Mode Arithmetic
o Assignment Expression Usage
o Increment and Decrement Operators
o Combined Operators

Session 4: In session 4, we will cover Basic Input and Output in C++, in include:
o Use of Output Streams
o Escape Sequences
o Using Manipulators to Format Output
o Use of Input Streams
o Using the IF, nested IFs and ELSE IF statements 

Camp Details

  • Start Date: 12th July – Ends: 13th August ’21 
  • Saturday’s ONLY!
  • Start Time: 1:00PM sharp! 
  • Duration: 45 minutes per class
  • 1 day per week for 5 weeks
  • 10 – 15 year olds
  • 9 – 12 learners per camp (*limited spaces available*)

**ONE TIME PROMOTIONAL OFFER Price – TTD $500 / USD $83**

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT TTD $50 / US$8.50 OFF – Pay by 25TH JUNE, 2021!

 

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this camp, students will learn the basics of the C++ programming language, the history of, and the anatomy of a C++ program; such as basic syntax, and all about variables, statements, expressions, and operators!

Thank you for choosing Rent My Tutor STEM Academy as your preferred academic institution of choice for your child’s learning needs!

About this Camp!

Looking for a way to keep the kids busy over the summer break? This once per week camp is a great way to learn the basics of HTML and CSS coding. By the end of the camp, students will have created their own website line-by-line in code! This club-like camp is perfect for the beginner coder!

 

Description

Class Experience

This course is a combination of four coding classes I offer, with a discount for taking the classes in the mini club/camp format. 

Welcome to coding!  This mini camp is geared towards the absolute beginner learner; no experience is necessary.  We will be using the Code.org website to create our unique webpages.  

Session 1: Coding in HTML, Part 1
Today, your child will be introduced to coding using HTML.  Students will learn some of the most basic tags and their functions in HTML, including:
<h1> thru <h6>
<p>
<br>
<em>
<strong>
<ol>
<ul>

Session 2: Coding in HTML, Part 2
Today, students will build upon their knowledge of basic tags in HTML. This class will focus on using the following tags/skills:
<img>
<a>
how to turn images into clickable links
creating and using comments
inserting YouTube videos

Students will also learn the following attributes:
src
href
alt
width
height
target 

Session 3: Adding CSS to HTML
Today, your child will be introduced to coding using CSS.  Students will learn some of the most basic <style> tags and their functions in CSS, including:
- text color
- background color
- id tags
- class tags
- font families
- text aligning
- font styles
- font sizes
- Navigation Links

On this final day in class, students will learn how to create navigation links to connect and move between their different web pages. We will also focus on ways to style the navigation links. During each class, students will be encouraged to share their progress with the class by sharing their screens. Students will also be encouraged to help find errors in each others' coding and make suggestions for improvements.

Camp Details

  • Start Date: 19th July – Ends: 6th August ’21 
  • Monday’s or Wednesday’s ONLY!
  • Start Time: 1:00PM sharp! 
  • Duration: 55 minutes per class
  • 1 day per week for 3 weeks
  • 12 – 17 year olds
  • 9 – 12 learners per camp (*limited spaces available*)

 

**ONE TIME PROMOTIONAL OFFER Price – TTD $300 / USD $50**

 

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this camp, students will have a firm understanding of the basic tags in HTML and CSS coding, and be able to apply those tags to real, working websites.

Thank you for choosing Rent My Tutor STEM Academy as your preferred academic institution of choice for your child’s learning needs!