Portage, IN
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Nov 12, 2019 - Apr 4, 2020
She Can Tech is a near-peer, introductory, quick-paced series of four three-day workshops for girls in grades 4-9. From building apps to building circuits with Arduino, participants will gain skills and enthusiasm to complete projects aimed towards solving social issues that can be showcased to parents and the community.
Provided by Sanja and Boys & Girls Club of Greater Northwest Indiana

Program Dates & Times

All She Can Tech workshop dates will meet 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm.

Video Game Design: November 12, 13 & 14, 2019

  • Family Preview Night: October 22, 2019 from 5 to 7pm at the Portage Boys & Girls Club. Come enjoy snacks and a sample activity! Registration and students will available on site to answer questions.
  • Willowcreek Middle School Info Meeting: November 4th AND November 7th at 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm in PLTW Lab
  • Fegely Middle School Info Meeting: November 6th at 3:15 pm to 4:15 pm in PLTW Lab. 

Making Apps: January 14, 15, 16, 2019

Robot Arm Workshop: March 10, 11, 12, 2020

Website Design: March 17, 18, 19, 2020

*Alternative App-Making dates in case of inclement weather: January 21, 22, & 23, January 28, 29, & 30.

 

Grade(s)

4th Grade
5th Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
9th Grade

Cost

This program is free for Boys & Girls Club of Greater Northwest Indiana members. However, if obtaining a Club membership (a one time $35 annual fee) is an obstacle, She Can Tech offers scholarships to cover the cost of a Club membership. Please email shecantechqa@gmail.com with the student name, grade, school, and a parent phone number to request a scholarship.

More About the Program

Scheduled update: November 1.


Schedule

Learn how to make a game from scratch using drag-and-drop programming!

Make an app using drag-and-drop programming!

Build and program a 3-axis robotic arm using Arduino UNO!

Make and publish your very own website from scratch!

**STUDENTS MUST SIGN UP AND ATTEND ANY 2 WORKSHOPS TO RECEIVE RECOGNITION**

Register for She Can Tech @ Portage !

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