Ignite

Ages 7 - 12 / Grades 2 - 6    Intermediate > Advanced

Been before? Ready to take your child's coding skills to the next level? Ignite is for those who have conquered Code Camp Spark or who already have a lot coding experience. Start with drag & drop and then move to line coding with JavaScript.

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Why your kids will love Ignite

Build your own iPhone app

Build your own iPhone app

Build on your existing coding skills to develop an even more awesome game with heaps of new features and levels. You can play the game on any iOS or Android device via our Code Camp App! Share it with friends and family and show the whole world your new creation.

Learn the fundamentals of JavaScript

Learn the fundamentals of JavaScript

Master the world of Drag & Drop coding before then taking on JavaScript for the first time! The new Ignite program now features JavaScript on the final day to get you ready for the next step, Code Camp Blast!

Carry on coding at home

Carry on coding at home

Code Camp doesn't end on the last day of camp! You can access Code Camp World at home, for free and carry on coding with our new video tutorials!

Centurion

Xavier - 7 years old

Puppy Rush

Grace - 10 years old

Doshworld

Kyan - 9 years old

All our students can access their games on our very own Code Camp App.

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Meet a few of our incredible team

Mentor name
Emily P

Camp Manager

Emily is a professional teacher at Lismore South Public School, and works as a Camp Manager during her school holidays. Camp Managers are In charge of sign in, sign out, child safety, first aid, and simply making sure your kids have the absolute best time in a super safe environment!

Mentor name
Jesse B

Code Camp Teacher

Jesse is the Head of STEM at Mount Sinai College, and one of the most incredibly passionate and brilliant primary school educators you will ever meet. Jesse is also working with us at Code Camp HQ to inspire our hundreds of teachers around the country.

Mentor name
Mary H

In-class Assistant

A Computer Science student at Queensland’s University of Technology, Mary spends each uni holidays inspiring and teaching Code Camp students. In Mary words, she ‘loves fostering students' interest in all things tech!’

All of our staff have:
  • Working With Children Checks
  • Full Code Camp training
  • A genuine passion for technology
Each camp has:
  • A fully qualified First Aider
  • Play facilities
  • Secure classrooms
Book with confidence:
  • Over 27,000 kids taught so far
  • Sponsored by Westpac, powered by HP
  • Secure online payments

What does your first day of Ignite look like?

Login

8:30am - 9:00am

Drop your kids off at Code Camp from 8:30am. Please sign-in your kids with one of our camp managers (hint: you'll find them in the orange t-shirts).

Launch

9:00am - 10:45am

This is where we introduce ourselves to each other and 'Code Camp World', the web platform where we'll build our new game over the next 3 days! We then get started on designing our first level.

Air Time

10:45am - 11:15am

Some time for the kids to be in the playground, play with their new friends and have a bite to eat.

The Fun Continues

11:15am - 12:45pm

We get to work on our first mini-game that involves a heap of new coding blocks! It's time to get creative and really make the level your own!

Refuel

12:50pm - 1:30pm

Depending on the venue we'll have some handball and soccer games, or make use of other school equipment (skipping ropes, balls etc.). While we do want your kids to learn the incredible skills of tomorrow, we're big fans of outdoor fun too!

Afternoon Action

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Our players get rewarded for completing each level of our game with a score, let's build the code that makes this happen!

Pick Up

3:30pm - 4:00pm

The hardest part of the afternoon session is telling the kids they need to stop coding and go home!