Codecrafters Create Video Games in Python

This past summer, Codecraft Lab hosted the sold-out camp, “Making Games with Python & Pygame”. Many of the students were familiar with Scratch, but they wanted to take their programming skills to the next level. During the camp, we covered the fundamentals of Python and showcased software we use every day that is powered by Python, such as YouTube, Dropbox, Minecraft (via Raspberry Pi), and Pokemon Go tools. Once we introduced Python‘s game development library, Pygame, the magic happened. The kids unleashed their creativity and programmed their very own video game with custom graphics! Proud of their work, the students presented their games to the […]

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Codecrafter Q&A with Pinkiepieme

What is your name? Lexy (a.k.a Pinkiepieme) Do you have a nickname, superpower, or unusual talent or interest? I am very good at hula hooping! How old are you? 9 and ½ years old Why did you come to Codecraft Lab? I came to Codecraft to help myself learn more about coding because I think it will help me, and I want to make new friends too. Before coming to Codecraft Lab, had you ever do any coding? No. I mostly played outside. What do you hope to learn or make with code? I want to learn very advanced coding […]

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