Unforgettable Summer
Coding Camps Await!

Code & play games, venture into Minecraft worlds, animate your own creations and so much more. We guarantee a fun summer of coding!

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Unleash Your Child’s Creativity & Coding Skills!

World-class Instructors

Learn from exceptional mentors who inspire campers and tailor instructions to their unique interests and needs.

Cutting-Edge Curriculum

Explore exciting award-winning courses including Minecraft modding, game design, artificial intelligence and Python.

Small Groups of 4

Campers will make new friends, build skills and confidence in a fun and supportive environment.

Earn Certificates

Build a project portfolio that will set you apart in future applications and job opportunities.

How Summer Camps Work

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Pick the class, week, and time that works for your schedule

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Meet Online

Meet 2 hours daily Mon-Fri for 10 hours of total instruction time.

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Learn in a Group

Our fun classes are small for personalized instruction

Virtual Coding Camps Schedule

Intro to Game Design

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

Gamers, get ready! This class is perfect for kids ages 7+ who are just starting out or have some coding experience. Imagine building your own racing and arcade games, and that's just the beginning. As you progress, you'll get to design all sorts of game types, like top-down role-playing games, side scrollers, and games with physics. Plus, you'll get to explore Tynker's new Arcade Maker! This class is sure to be a blast for any aspiring game designer.

Game Design Studio 1

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

This class is the ultimate experience for kids who love video games! They'll learn how to create their 2D worlds, design characters and animations, program controls and motion, add music and sound effects, and master the art of game logic. And the best part? They'll get to play their creations with the whole class! Sign your child up for this class and watch their love for coding and video games soar!

Intro to Minecraft Modding

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

Join us for an epic journey through the Training Day adventure, where your child will unlock the secrets of coding and become a master at creating their own Minecraft world! As they solve puzzles and conquer coding challenges, they'll journey through six unique worlds, each with its own set of thrilling adventures. Starting with the ancient Library of Life, your child will collect all six books to unlock four fun and exciting minigames! Join your child on this exciting journey and watch as they become a coding pro! Minecraft for Windows (Bedrock) is required.

Modding Studio 1: Agent Recall

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

Unleash your child's creativity and imagination with our Minecraft Modding course! They will learn to create code that can augment their Minecraft world as they play, offering a perfect starting point for anyone who wants to learn how to create Minecraft mods while following fundamental coding principles. With Agent Recall, your child will embark on an epic journey through six amazing adventure worlds, where they'll solve 48 coding challenges, and discover the secrets to creating their own Minecraft mods. With each challenge they conquer, they'll unlock new abilities and tools to help them customize their Minecraft experience like never before. Join your child on this exciting journey and watch as they become a Minecraft Modding pro! Minecraft for Windows (Bedrock) is required.

Modding Studio 2: Gears of Time

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

Embark on an adventure of a lifetime with our coding program! Your child will travel through time as they create minigames and solve 48 coding challenges in six thrilling worlds, including Rainbow Ninja and Haunted Theme Park. With each challenge they conquer, they'll find gears that will help them save the day. Join your child on this exciting journey and watch as they master the art of coding and unlock their full potential! Minecraft for Windows (Bedrock) is required.

Intro to Creative Coding

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

This class is designed specifically for beginning coders who want to explore the intersection of coding, art, music and math. Your child will create animations, interactive stories and games while learning the basics of coding. As they progress, they'll experiment with musical notes, generate math art, design level-based games and even explore the exciting world of Augmented Reality using their webcam and gesture detection. Sign your child up for this class and watch their love for coding soar!

Intro to AI/ML

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 7+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

Open the door to your child's exciting world of artificial intelligence (AI) and video game development with our patented, step-by-step course! Designed to introduce kids to the big ideas behind AI and how they can be used to create amazing, dynamic effects in live video projects. Your child will explore advanced concepts like computer vision (CV) and natural language processing (NLP) and learn how to apply them to their projects. This is a unique opportunity for your child to dive into the cutting-edge technology shaping the future of video games and beyond. Sign them up today and watch as they soar to new heights with their creativity and imagination!

Python Game Design

Online | Beginner-Intermediate | Ages 12+

Early Discount Applied
$ 374
was $499
Mon-Fri
Web
10 hours of live instruction

Unlock your child's full potential and ignite their passion for coding with our browser-based game building class! This class is the ultimate experience for kids who want to build their browser-based games using Python. They'll learn the ins and outs of Python while building classic games like Connect 4, Tetris, Snake, and Frogger. As they master the basics, they'll get to solve real-world challenges, gaining a deeper understanding of advanced topics like lists, dictionaries, classes, objects, and recursion. Sign your child up for this class and watch as they become a pro at coding video games and unleash their creativity in new ways!

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100% Guaranteed

To participate in a live Tynker class, all you need is a desktop or laptop computer, access to the internet with bandwidth and a camera on your computer.

A paid Tynker plan is not required to participate. Get a full refund before the start of the 2nd class if you’re not satisfied.

Testimonials

“The Tynker Live Classes were great. The small group and high level of instructor interaction provided the friendly support and guidance my child needed to learn and have fun while doing it.”


Teri C., Parent

“Since our children are going to be spending much of their time on computers in the future, it is a great idea for them to learn the basics of coding, even if it is just for appreciation. Tynker Live Classes was a great way to introduce the basics in a fun, interesting and socially interactive way! We loved it!”


Alexandria Z., Parent

Frequently asked questions

  • Why should kids learn how to code?

    Give your child the ultimate 21st-century skill that will set them up for academic success and open up a world of future possibilities. At Tynker, we believe that coding is the universal second language that every kid should have in their toolbelt.

    It doesn’t matter if your child is a beginner, intermediate or advanced coder – Tynker offers classes for all skill levels. Coding is not only fun but also a powerful tool that allows kids to dream big and turn those dreams into reality. With Tynker, your child will learn to solve problems, think critically, and see projects through to completion. Imagine your child saving the neighborhood, the environment, and even lives with the power of coding!

    Don’t let this opportunity slip away; sign your child up for Tynker’s coding classes today, and watch as they become a problem-solver and a change-maker in the world. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to give your child the ultimate edge in the future.

  • What is Tynker?

    Tynker is the #1 online and mobile coding platform worldwide for kids and teens. Every year, more kids learn to code with Tynker than any other method. More than 100,000 schools use Tynker’s platform to power their coding curriculum.

    From introducing young children to the basics of computing through AP-level Python coding, nobody matches Tynker’s breadth of programming courses for kids 7-18. Every day, kids worldwide publish games, apps, animations, music, Minecraft mods, and much more on Tynker – as we inspire them to become the next generation of makers.

  • Why Tynker?

    Starting with our powerful visual programming language through AP text-coding courses, Tynker is designed to make it fun and easy for kids to learn how to code regardless of skill level. Budding coders start by snapping together code blocks to create programs, gradually understanding the actual code behind these blocks and how they directly translate to real-world text programming languages like JavaScript and Python.

    Tynker empowers creativity with code; our revolutionary platform makes it fun for kids to learn. With drag-and-drop visual coding, a game-based story-driven approach, and interactive tutorials, your child will be coding like a pro in no time – and having a blast while doing it. Even better? Learning to code is proven to help increase critical thinking skills, creativity, and even academic success.

    We also offer a built-in tutor to guide kids through hands-on learning, interactive explanations, and how-to video guides to promote progression through courses and activities. And with our mobile apps, kids can take Tynker on the go, making it a positive screen time experience for children of all ages and experience levels. Give your child the gift of coding with Tynker and watch their creativity soar!

  • What are Tynker live group classes?

    Empower your child to reach new heights in coding with Tynker! Our online classes, held using Tynker award-winning courses, are led by highly trained experts and feature no more than six students, ensuring a personalized and tailored learning experience. With two live instructors in each class, your child can access the support and guidance they need to achieve their coding goals.

    Our Tynker Teachers are dedicated to helping each student succeed and are committed to providing the best possible learning experience. Our unique approach ensures that no child is left behind and that each student can reach their full potential.

    Unlike other online coding courses, Tynker is the only one that offers two experts in each class, guaranteeing that your child will receive the best possible education in coding. Give your child the gift of coding with Tynker and watch as they soar to new heights in their coding abilities.

  • What makes Tynker live group classes different?

    Three things set Tynker apart: First, we have the deepest catalog of coding courses for children 7-18 worldwide, all accessible through our integrated development environment. Second, we offer small group classes, ensuring that your child receives the best possible coding education. Finally, Our teachers are highly trained experts from great schools with years of teaching and coding experience. They are dedicated to helping each student achieve their coding goals, and our unique approach guarantees that no child is left behind.

    Unlike other online coding camps, Tynker gives your child access to the courses, support, and guidance they need to reach their full potential. Enroll your child in Tynker and watch them soar to new heights in their coding abilities!

  • How are the live group classes delivered?

    Classes are held online through the Tynker platform. You do need a free or paid Tynker account to participate. So all that’s needed to access your class is the Internet and a web browser.

    Some courses will require other software, such as Minecraft Modding, which requires Minecraft Bedrock edition. Please check the course descriptions for any requirements.

  • What is the cancellation policy for live group classes?

    Securing your child’s place in class requires payment up front, but we offer a 100% guarantee for a full refund before the start of the second class!

  • What courses do you recommend for my child?

    Tynker offers a variety of courses that cater to all kinds of interests, whether it’s art, game design, Minecraft, virtual reality, AI, text coding, and beyond. With Tynker, your child will find the perfect course that aligns with their interests and passions, making learning to code much more fun and boosting comprehension.

    Our courses are designed to cater to different age ranges and skill levels. Before selecting a class, you can read the description, age range, and level on the enrollment page, to make sure that the class is a perfect fit for your child. Our courses are tailored to provide a personalized and engaging learning experience for your child, giving them the ability to learn at their own pace.

    With Tynker, your child will be able to explore their interests and passions while learning to code. Sign them up today and watch as they become coding pro, and unleash their creativity in new ways!

    Talk to your child about their interests. If you’re not sure, then email liveclass@tynker.com.

  • What if my child already has coding experience?

    We have beginner, intermediate, and advanced classes. You can select the appropriate class for your child’s level. If you’re not sure, then email liveclass@tynker.com.

  • You have coding classes for kids — do you also have coding classes for teens?

    Yes, we have classes for all age groups. Please check the age recommendation on the enrollment page.

  • Can you make an age exception?

    Yes, if your child has experience in a particular coding topic and can participate with older children, we can make an age exception case-by-case basis.

  • Do I get free live group classes with a Tynker paid plan?

    No, Tynker live group classes are a separate program and don’t come with a Tynker online course paid plan. A paid subscription, however, does include two live coaching sessions to get kids started. Learn more about our subscription coding education offering for individuals and families.

  • Do you have coding after-school programs or coding classes after school?

    Yes, we have a number of coding courses after school. Coding after-school programs include an introduction, intermediate and advanced courses in Minecraft, creative coding, game design, text coding, and more.

  • What happens if my child misses a class?

    These classes run daily for 2 hours each day for a total of 10 hours of instruction and we will no be offering make up classes during summer camp. Please do your best to have your child attend each class. If they miss a class, they can join the next class day.