Children's Classes and Tutoring
Home and In School Tutoring
You can bring your child here or we can come to your home and teach them basic internet skills using fun and child friendly that will help your child learn how to use the internet in a safe environment. Not to mention that the content of the websites makes it feel like fun to kids instead of just learning, the skills learned here will be invaluable to your child’s ability to search the internet for research, school, and personal use.
Also available for the advancement of your child’s PC skills are many different computer programs from Kid Pix to Reader Rabbit. We have teachers trained to help your child navigating these simple computer programs where they learn the proper use of the mouse, keyboard and how they can interact in a virtual environment. There are literally thousands of different programs to help your child learn how to use the computer. Whether you would like to use a Computer Teach recommended program or go out and buy a program that stars your child’s favorite cartoon character, we can have a teacher there to help in your child’s development.
New Summer Classes
Students create original designs that can be used for print or online content using basic elements of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. The final project will be a CD containing multiple logo designs and featuring a CD cover created by the student in level one and level two is a poster and mock advertisement design printed out on high quality poster paper. Level one is a total of 6 hours and level 2 is a total of 9 hours. The classes are broken down into one and a half hour blocks.
Students create a 3D Animated film using pre installed characters and objects in the first level of this class. This class gives students a basic understanding on how to animate 3D objects and also modify their basic appearance. The second level offers students the opportunity to create 3D characters, props and environments from scratch and animate them into a short film. The final project is a burnt DVD of students animation playable on any computer or DVD player. Level one is a total of 6 hours and level 2 is a total of 9 hours. The classes are broken down into one and a half hour blocks.
Video Game Design
In level 1 students create a simple 2D side scrolling game that will give them the initial skills needed to get into more complicated game design in level 2. In the second level students create fully 3D games from scratch using their own characters, environments and props. First person shooter, action adventure, and RPG are among the categories the games can be in. A burnt CD or DVD depending on the size of the project containing the video game the student designed, playable on any computer is the final project. Level one is a total of 6 hours and level 2 is a total of 9 hours. The classes are broken down into one and a half hour blocks.
Students learn how to create 2D animations that will eventually lead into creating interactive Flash Animations in level 1. Level 2 offers student the chance to create interactive Flash Animations that could be used as Web Site Introductions, DVD Menus, and other interactive media formats. A burnt CD containing the short film produced by the student, playable on any computer is the final project. Level one is a total of 6 hours and level 2 is a total of 9 hours. The classes are broken down into one and a half hour blocks.