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“PyWorldCraft” is a program hosted by two rising 7th graders and sponsored by I.C.E.A. Incubator for Kids*.
In this camp we will be exposing the kids to minecraft datapacks, building strategies and world edit basics. We will be using python, a coding language to code data packs, which allows the kids to use custom recipes and functions in Minecraft. This is a very safe environment because we have our own server and we will exclude the access from random people. We will be doing many things in Minecraft and learn everything necessary to make your child better than before! They should meet with us 3 days before the camp to make sure that they can log onto the server and that they have the necessary software.
- PC or Mac,
- Minecraft Java edition account and email us their username
- Download the Minecraft launcher from: https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/
- Load up Minecraft version 1.14.4
- Must be able to log into the server (pyworldcraft.ddns.net)
- Set up an account on repl.it so you can use python here: https://repl.it/~
Recommended Age: 8 – 12
2020 – 7 – 21 (Tuesday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 7 – 24 (Friday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 7 – 28 (Tuesday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 7 – 31 (Friday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 8 – 4 (Tuesday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 8 – 7 (Friday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 8 – 11 (Tuesday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2020 – 8 – 14 (Friday) | 10:00 am – 11:30 am
About the coach:
Ms. Wang, graduated from Stanford University majoring in Computer Science, is currently working for OCZ Storage Solutions as a principal firmware engineer. She is also a science enthusiast and she believes that the fun science experiments for kids will significantly develop their skills at goal-setting, planning, and problem-solving and it also nurtures intellectual curiosity, helping kids acquire new ways of asking questions and understanding the world.
About the teachers:
Derek is a 12 year old student at Geffen Academy. He likes to read, play tennis and play Minecraft. He likes to play Minecraft so much that he built his own Minecraft server. On his server he sets up plugins and datapacks to customize Minecraft to make it more fun. Most of the Minecraft players from Geffen have played on the server. He coded a few Minecraft minigame plugins with Java. He hosted many Minecraft minigame events with his own custom plugin and at peak time had 11 players. He also hosts a weekly Minecraft building club and they have built some of the best maps on the server.
Chris is a rising 7th grader at Durham Academy. He is very caring, outgoing, and loves to learn by self-teaching. He is well advanced in mathematics and science. In his free time, he reads, plays video games and practices fencing. He found his life dream to be an architect by playing Minecraft. He is very passionate to share how he benefits from coding in Minecraft.
* About I.C.E.A. Incubator for Kids:
I.C.E.A. Incubator for Kids is the entrepreneurship program to help kids building up leadership and running non-profit business for other kids. For I.C.E.A parents, if your children has any educational program ideas, you can send the business plan to I.C.E.A. (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a review.
This event is fully booked.