Coding with Culture

Coding Camps

Our program was designed with the HBCU experience in mind!

Classes available for scholars in grades K-8

You choose the class & time that work for your family!

Coding with Culture

2021-2022 Virtual Sessions

Registration Open Now!

Holiday Break Sessions Available!


Schedule Your Consultation with Coach!

I like to meet with all of my families to make sure your scholar(s) get the most from their genius-awakening Coding With Culture experience! Please click the button below to schedule a conversation via our Coding with Culture Google Calendar page.


Coding with Coach Hicks

Candler Park In Person Coding & STEAM Camp

  • K-5 Small Group Computer Science & STEAM instruction

  • Culturally Responsive & Sustainable curriculum.

  • STEAM Cooking lessons with scholars preparing their own healthy lunches!

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Spelman College Jaguars classes


(K-2nd Grade)

"C is for Coppin State, Clark Atlanta and Computer Science" Intro To Coding Class

Scholars will be introduced to the basics of computer science, coding and computational thought as a problem-solving technique. We will introduce your geniuses to problem solving techniques such as algorithmic thinking, pattern-recognition, decomposition all while learning the fundamentals of computer science with an HBCU twist!

"D is for Del State and Dillard and Design" HBCU STEAM Challenge


Scholars will learn the Engineering Design Process as we complete real-life problem solving challenges while learning about HBCU history and culture. The 4 C's (collaboration, communication, critical thinking and creativity) will be our focus during this genius-awakening project-based learning experience! Scholars will record their very own commercial advertising their very own HBCU!

"D is for Del State and Dillard and Design" HBCU STEAM Challenge


Scholars will learn the Engineering Design Process as we complete real-life problem solving challenges while learning about HBCU history and culture. The 4 C's (collaboration, communication, critical thinking and creativity) will be our focus during this genius-awakening project-based learning experience! Scholars will record their very own commercial advertising their very own HBCU!


Kentucky State Thoroughbreds classes

(3-5th grade)


"D is for Delaware State, Dillard and Design"

HBCU STEAM Challenge

Scholars will learn the Engineering Design Process as they create their very own digital HBCU! Online research, 3D modeling, coding, web-design and more are all a part of this interactive and project based learning class. At the conclusion of the course, scholars will present their new HBCU at a virtual college fair experience for family & friends!

"B is for Bowie State, Bennett college and Black Superheroes" Video Game Design Class

All kids love games! Let your genius be prepared with 21st century skills while building their very own video game! We will address BIPOC representation in current video games as scholars research mythical characters from various cultures and design a superhero based upon their character! Scholars will record a commercial and create a business pitch for their game design!

"M is for Morgan State, Morehouse and Minecraft" Coding Class

Scholars who love Minecraft will love this fun and innovative method of learning computer science coding through Minecraft. We will introduce our geniuses to the basics of text-based coding while sharpening their critical thinking and computational thought skills. Scholars will also learn about the culturally rich world of Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Scholars will need a Minecraft for Education account. More info will be shared upon registration.


Delaware State Hornets

classes

(6th-8th grade)

"E is for Elizabeth city state, Edward waters and Ear Sketch" Code Through Music Class

Using the popular Ear Sketch coding platform, your middle school genius will learn the basics of the Python programming language while exercising creativity and self-expression skills creating their very own music tracks. We will put an HBCU twist on our experience by

"S is for savannah state, Stillman College and Shark Tanks" STEAM Design Challenge

Geniuses compete in our very own HBCU Shark Tank by creating their own prototype product or service and a complete digital branding campaign for their creation. This session will include ZOOM rap sessions with HBCU entrepreneurs, designers and more! Parents and family will be invited to our Shark Tank presentations!

"W is for Wiley College, Wilberforce and Web Design" HTML Class

Scholars will learn the basics of web-design with an introduction to HTML, the coding language used to build websites and more. Our middle school HBCU Ready geniuses will take on the role of an HBCU webmaster as they design a functioning website for the HBCU of their choice! Research skills, 21st century skill practice and more!


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