A Discovery Class in Computing

Discover the wonderful world of computers. This course is aimed at younger children (age 5+) and sets them up for a lifetime of computer use. This is an introduction to a broad range of courses, and gives children the skills they need to thrive in a technology driven world. Over the course, we cover several important topics including but not limited to:

  • Students will create Birthday Cards, Animations and other Presentations.
  • In the "Lolly Report" children learn to use Spreadsheets to calculate costs and totals.
  • Scratch – An easy and fun introduction to coding
  • The Internet – What is it? Is it safe? What is a web browser?
  • Keyboard and Mouse Skills

Class Details

School Holiday classes run from 9:30am to 4:00pm We are open from 8:30am (we are not open before 8:30am) for early arrival and we close at 5:00pm for late pick up at no extra charge.

Family Discount of 10% when 2 or more are booked on 2 or more days on our school holiday programme. Applied after booking

After school class 3:30pm - 5:30pm, doors open from 3:15pm $40 (or 4 classes for $160)

Saturday class 10am - 1pm or 1:30 - 4:30pm $60 (or 4 classes for $200)

BYOD

Windows, MacBook or Chomebook laptop suitable, charger required Tablet & Ipad not suitable. We also supply computers if you do not have a device.

Venue:

Wellington Girls College
18 Pipitea Street
Thorndon

Dates

Date Time Cost
Mon 28 September - Fri 2 October 8:30 am - 5:00 pm $495.00
Mon 5 - Fri 9 October 8:30 am - 5:00 pm $495.00