Minecraft Hour of Code With Microsoft

Who wants to improve their digital skills and learn how to code using Minecraft characters?

 

(For children aged 6-10 years old)

 

We are delighted to invite you to our free Minecraft Hour of Code workshop, delivered by Microsoft in collaboration with Lloyds Bank, to help your kids improve their digital skills. 

It is compulsory that children attending are accompanied by a responsible adult that remains in the venue for the duration of the event (refreshments available and coffee shop on ground floor)

 

Minecraft Hour of Code tutorial

The Minecraft tutorials use characters and concepts from the Minecraft video game, but it is not the game itself. For Hour of Code, Minecraft developers worked with educators and Code.org to create a Minecraft game-inspired tutorial that introduces players to basic coding concepts.

The new Minecraft tutorial introduces players to the Agent, and offers over 10 levels where players will learn how to use loops, debugging, and functions. By learning these basic coding concepts, players will design their own solutions to puzzles and watch the Agent execute their coded commands. The tutorial also includes free time to explore coding concepts they’ve learned through playing to deepen their understanding.

 

When & Where

Thursday 11 January 2018

4:30 - Arrival & Registration

5:00 - Welcome & Instructions

6.00 - Certificates

6:30 - Closing comments & event closes

 

Lloyds Bank
First floor
42-46 Market Street
Manchester
M1 1PW

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For further details or to register your child(ren), please click here 

Refreshments will be provided

Please ensure you bring some form of photo I.D with you and visit the check in desk upon arrival to the first floor of the branch

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact our Local Event Manager at holly.gaffney@lloydsbanking.com

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