B.C. Fernwood

1915 NE 33rd Ave, Portland, OR 97212

Tuesday

Operation IC
- From EG Robotics
Learn to use different Integrated Circuits to build your own line-following robot. Build your own unique chassis, calibrate your sensors and test it out on the track! Learn how traction, weight distribution, friction can impact your robot and figure out how to become the fastest line racer! This course is open to new students.
Grades: 3 - 6
Start Time: 3:15 pm
Duration: 120 Minutes
Dates:
Tue, Feb 27th
Tue, Mar 6th
Tue, Mar 13th
Tue, Mar 20th
Tue, Apr 3rd
Tue, Apr 10th
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Creative mixed media after school art classes
Come explore a variety of medium: ceramics, fused glass, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, charcoal, pen and ink and more. We will learn new skills and techniques, a bit of art history, and will be allowed to create from our own imaginations. Self expression is highly encouraged in our classes!
Grades: 2 - 8
Start Time: 3:30 pm
Duration: 60 Minutes
Dates:
Tue, Mar 20th
Tue, Apr 3rd
Tue, Apr 10th
Tue, Apr 17th
Tue, Apr 24th
Tue, May 1st
Tue, May 8th
Tue, May 15th
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Retro Gamepad
- From EG Robotics
Learn how to use the Arduino Microcontroller to make your own custom handheld 'old school' gaming device. Wire in an OLED screen, add buttons, and learn to change the C++ programming to customize your games!
Grades: 3 - 6
Start Time: 3:15 pm
Duration: 120 Minutes
Dates:
Tue, Apr 24th
Tue, May 1st
Tue, May 8th
Tue, May 15th
Tue, May 22nd
Tue, May 29th
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Beginning Band
M.U.S.E. offers instruction for Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, and Percussion (snare drum and xylophone). Class start up date below for fall 2018. Classes run through the end of May. See website for more details.Summer Special discount if you register before July 15
Grades: 4 - 5
Start Time: 7:30 am
Duration: 60 Minutes
Dates:
Tue, Sep 11th
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Wednesday

Game Development (Beginner-Intermediate)
Do you play games and wonder how they are created? Would you like to build your own computer programs? Come learn how at the Coding with Kids Academy! In this fun after-school class, BEGINNERS will be introduced to the core concepts of computer programming, including loops, conditionals and variables. INTERMEDIATE students will build on their previous knowledge and be introduced to more advanced concepts, such as nested conditionals and functions with parameters. Using the Scratch development environment, you will learn how to create a variety of programs, from simple animations to multi-level games. With new projects each session, you will be able to express your creativity and advance as a coder! Our progressive curriculum will allow you to move to the next level after just 1-3 sessions. Hurry, spots fill up fast!
Grades: 2 - 5
Start Time: 3:15 pm
Duration: 60 Minutes
Dates:
Wed, Apr 11th
Wed, Apr 18th
Wed, Apr 25th
Wed, May 2nd
Wed, May 9th
Wed, May 16th
Wed, May 23rd
Wed, May 30th
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Monday

Web Development
Have you ever wondered wondered how a website is created? Find out how in our Web Development class! Whether you are new to coding or an expert developer, there is something for everyone in this class. We will help you hone your skills in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript as you create awesome websites or fun games. Those with no prior coding experience will start off an introduction to coding concepts using Scratch but quickly transition to programming JavaScript. Ready to start coding? Sign up now!
Grades: 6 - 8
Start Time: 3:16 pm
Duration: 60 Minutes
Dates:
Mon, Apr 9th
Mon, Apr 16th
Mon, Apr 23rd
Mon, Apr 30th
Mon, May 7th
Mon, May 14th
Mon, May 21st
Mon, Jun 4th
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Thursday

Intermediate Band
This class is for students with one or more years experience. Register for fall 2018 classes before July 15 and receive a summer special discount.
Grades: 4 - 5
Start Time: 7:30 am
Duration: 60 Minutes
Dates:
Thu, Sep 13th
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