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Girls in IT & Computing Event

Tuesday 31st March, 2015
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The event is on

23rd April 2015

Studio West is hosting an International Girls in IT & Computing Event, in association with Bede Gaming & Accenture IT . This is an amazing opportunity designed to encourage girls into STEM subjects. We are offering this event free of charge.

Exciting new Workshops for 2015!
Coding Barry - working with industry experts from Bede Gaming to construct pseudo code 'Barry' the Robot.
Build your own Game - working alongside industry experts to build a variety of games using block environments.
Algorithm Dance - a unique art form which combines physical role play with imagination and creativity to encourage understanding of algorithms and sequencing through dance.

Win big with Studio West!
As well as experiencing different activities, all attendees will be given the opportunity to build memories with 'Fun at Studio West'. They will create personalised key rings, goodie bags and much more. There will also be amazing prizes.
Get your School Involved
Throughout the day teaching staff and industry experts will work with different groups of girls on a number of activities including:

  • Design your future technology device that will be useful for girls
  • Coding Robots
  • Use of dance to understand computational thinking
  • Computing resources and teaching materials for teachers will also be available to support the new computing curriculum.

There are only limited spaces available so register now to avoid disappointment. Register your place by email on admin@studiowest.newcastle.sch.uk or by telephone on 0191 4813710.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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