Design, build and play games in the STEM+ Lab. Build your own to share with others and learn fundamentals of Scratch, block coding, microcontrollers, and Minecraft. Ages: 8+ Level: Beginner  Ages: 8+



STEM+ After-school Career Building

AGES: 8+
LEVEL:         Beginner to Medium

Roanoke Higher Education Center

Gamification is learning through games. In this session, campers will be introduced to the fundamentals of game development and programming basics through a variety of platforms and technologies. Design, build and play games in the STEM+ Lab Topics and activities include:

  • Gamification & MIT Scratch programming
  • Programming Games with micro:bits 
  • Learning & Creating with Minecraft



Additional Information

  • The CLS STEM+ Lab follows CDC and local COVID-19 guidelines. 
  • Camp includes use of computers and equipment in the CLS STEM+ lab in the Roanoke Higher Education Center.


STEM+ by Commonwealth Learning Systems (CLS) develops online STEM education focusing on emerging technologies and job skills. Our goal is to support learners and educators in innovative, accessible ways – online, hybrid, and in-person at our STEM+ lab at the Roanoke Higher Education Center.

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