Milwaukee, WI
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Jul 13, 2019 - Jul 14, 2019
Hackathon for girls entering grades 5-9. No experience required!
Provided by Rucheng and Milwaukee School of Engineering 


Registration is closed for this program. Please contact the Program Leader for information about a waitlist.

Program Dates & Times

Saturday-Sunday 10:00 - 4:00 PM

Grade(s)

5th Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
9th Grade

Cost

Cost is $10. These fees will help cover the cost towards t-shirts, swag, catering, and more.

More About the Program

SheHacks MKE is set to to take place at MSOE from July 15th-16th. SheHacks will take place from 10:00 am - 4 pm both days. SheHacks MKE is the premier Wisconsin hack-a-thon for girls in grades 5-9. Over a two-day period, girls will learn one of three languages – Python, Scratch, or HTML. Participants will then apply their coding skills to program their own project! Program cost is $10. The cost will cover t-shirts, hack-a-thon prizes, and catering. No experience necessary!!


Schedule

Saturday, July 13th –

10:00 – 10:30: Check-in and registration

10:30 – 11:30: Introduction to SheHacks, icebreaker activities, and games; divide into smaller breakout sessions depending on the programming language

11:30 – 12:30: Lesson #1

12:30 – 1:00: Lunch is served!

1:00 – 3:00: Lesson #2

3:00 – 4:00: Guest speakers and tour

 

Sunday, July 14th –

10:00 – 10:30: Check-in and registration

10:30 – 12:30: Lesson #3

12:30 – 1:00: Lunch!

1:00 – 3:00: Brainstorming and programming a website/game/story.

3:00 – 4:00: Judging panel and hack-a-thon awards will be handed out!