Holiday Hackafun

Please note that you will be redirected to the ThinkSmart website to complete the enrolment process.

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We have two programs:

  • Junior program for 7-10 year olds
  • Senior program for 11-15 year olds

We build new projects and learn new concepts everyday. There are 2 tutors to 15 students.

8.00am - 9.00 am* - Drop off from 8.00 am, children are supervised until 5 pm.

9.00 am - Let's get started! Icebreaker and unplugged computational thinking activities.

11.00 am - Fresh-air time and a snack!

11.30 am - Let's get coding! Select either a drag and drop coding class or a textual programming language class. Build your own computer game, design characters and explore storyline through code.

1.00 pm - Adventure time! Kids will fill their hungry tummies and let off some energy with outdoor activities.

2.00 pm - Let's explore! Choose from our various afternoon activity options.

  • Day 1: Inventing with Makey Makey or electronics with Micro:Bit.
  • Day 2: Ozobot robots or WebDev.

3.30 pm - Time for some fresh air and a snack!

4.00 pm - Extend and Grow! Kids will have the option to work on an existing project or create a new project from various subjects.

4.30 pm - 5.00 pm* - Pick up from 4.30pm. Children are supervised until parents/guardians arrive.

Venue: Bulimba State School, Room C202

Dates: Thursday 27th - Friday 28th September 2018

  • Supervision from 8.00 am - 5.00pm
  • Program from 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Duration: 2 days

  • Children can attend 1 or up to 2 days. Add and select all the days and supervision times you'd like.
  • New activities and projects delivered each day.
  • Each day includes before and after program supervision, free of charge.

Price:

  • Super Early Bird: $130/day - ends 29 August
  • Early Bird: $145/day - ends 19 September
  • Regular: $180/day

Additional days add a 5% cumulative discount to your total fee.

5% off total price for all 2 days! $247 for 2 days with Super Early Bird pricing.

Venue: Faith Lutheran College, Redlands, Creative Station

Dates: Thursday 4th - Friday 5th October 2018

  • Supervision from 8.00 am - 5.30pm
  • Program from 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Duration: 2 days

  • Children can attend 1 or up to 2 days. Add and select all the days and supervision times you'd like.
  • New activities and projects delivered each day.
  • Each day includes before and after program supervision, free of charge.

Price:

  • Super Early Bird: $130/day - ends 29 August
  • Early Bird: $145/day - ends 19 September
  • Regular: $180/day

Additional days add a 5% cumulative discount to your total fee.

5% off total price for all 2 days! $247 for 2 days with Super Early Bird pricing.

Venue:Yeronga State School, Computer Room, inside Resource Centre (122 Park Road, Yeronga QLD 4104)

Dates: Tuesday 2nd - Wednesday 3rd October 2018

  • Supervision from 8.00 am - 5.00 pm
  • Program from 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Duration: 2 days

  • Children can attend 1 or up to 2 days. Add and select all the days and supervision times you'd like.
  • New activities and projects delivered each day.
  • Each day includes before and after program supervision, free of charge.

Price:

  • Super Early Bird: $130/day - ends 29 August
  • Early Bird: $145/day - ends 19 September
  • Regular: $180/day

Additional days add a 5% cumulative discount to your total fee.

5% off total price for all 2 days! $247 for 2 days with Super Early Bird pricing.

What do children need to bring?

  • Year 2-6 students are required to obtain a Scratch username and password from http://scratch.mit.edu
  • Year 5-9 students are required to obtain a Trinket username and password from https://www.trinket.io/ (if you bring your own laptop, please complete download instructions below instead of this)
  • Year 5-9 students are required to obtain a Codepen username and password from http://codepen.io/ (if you bring your own laptop, please complete download instructions below instead of this)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea, and a water bottle
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • If you prefer, bring your own laptop. Please download onto your own laptop the following programs for Year 5-9 students

Auslan / Signed English Coding Mentor available upon request.

All venues Price
Per day $180

Super early bird pricing ($130) available until Wednesday, 29 August 2018.

Early bird pricing ($145) available until Wednesday, 19 September 2018.

Click the buttons below to enrol at our Hackafun locations!

Please note that you will be redirected to the ThinkSmart website to complete the enrolment process.

All programs require a minimum of 6 children per day to run.

Contact us here or Emily on 0449 162 677 for more details. Minimum of 6 students required for program to proceed.

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