Summer is the best time to get kids started in game development because there’s plenty of time to play and explore without the busy activities during the school year.

CodeWizardsHQ’s coding camps and classes give kids and teens an exciting opportunity to build games using their favorite platforms Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite.

They will learn about game development and coding fundamentals in a fun and engaging 1-week live, online camp. From there, they can continue to build their own games or take their gaming to the next level in the year-round coding classes that take kids from beginners to pros. 

CodeWizardsHQ Camps are Top-Rated

The CodeWizardsHQ summer camps are Trustpilot’s #1 rated by parents and students. Kids and teens can join to learn about game development using their favorite games Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite.

Camps are designed to be fun and engaging with a live instructor who will support your child’s passion for game development and coding. Kids and teens get hands-on learning in a supportive environment with the best curriculum, instruction, and support. 

Beginners are welcome and no experience is necessary.

1-week Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite Summer Camps

In the 1-week summer camps, Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite serve as educational tools for mastering fundamental game development and coding concepts. Students build and customize their own projects, create thrilling applications, and unravel the wonders of coding!

Roblox: Intro to Roblox Game Development (Ages 8-13) 

Experience the world of Roblox game creation! Students learn Roblox game development, programming, and design through an exciting project-based curriculum. In one week, they’ll learn to build their own obstacle course using Roblox Studio, a free Roblox game editing software, and Lua coding language.

We’ll also touch on fundamental Lua programming concepts to enhance their game design. At the end of camp, students will have a fully developed obstacle course project and the skills to create their own Roblox games.

Minecraft: Intro to Redstone Logic in Minecraft (Ages 11-13)

Students take their Minecraft experience to the next level and learn new technical concepts with redstone, an element used for mechanical and electrical programming in Minecraft logic. It’s a fun introduction to coding that will get them excited about programming.

In 1-week, they will learn how Redstone works and advance to build logic gates, similar to what electrical engineers create. At the end of camp, students will have the knowledge to build their own Redstone projects in Minecraft.

Fortnite: Game Development with Unreal Editor for Fortnite (Ages 11-18)

Embark on an exciting adventure into the realm of Fortnite game development. This beginner-friendly camp enables students to craft their own unique gaming experience using UEFN (Unreal Engine for Fortnite), a professional game engine.

Students will learn how to integrate fundamental elements into their game, including buildings, vehicles, enemy characters, and beyond. At the end of camp, students will have completed their own unique Fortnite game and also possess the skills to independently create more Fortnite games in the future.

Camp Details & Dates

Camps are 2 hours a day for 5 days. Kids can choose from these summer camp terms:

May 28 – Jun 1, 2024 (Tuesday – Saturday)

June 24 – Jun 28, 2024 (Monday – Friday)

July 29 – Aug 2, 2024 (Monday – Friday)

Why choose CodeWizardsHQ camps? 

  • We’re Trustpilot’s #1-rated summer coding camp 
  • Get a fun and engaging coding experience like no other
  • Live, online classes that kids can take from anywhere
  • Highly qualified and experienced teachers
  • Small class sizes for individual attention, 4-6 students per class
  • Completed coding projects to add to your college portfolio
  • Make your summer plans early with our 7-day camp cancellation policy

Everything included with summer camps:

  • Interactive Live Classes
  • Structured and Comprehensive Curriculum
  • Daily Homework Help
  • Hands-on, Project Based Learning
  • 1×1 Office Hours (Advanced Courses)
  • Downloadable Slides for Every Class
  • Video Recordings of Every Class
  • Weekly Progress Report & Alerts
  • Individual Course Certification
  • 24/7 Access to Proprietary Coding Platform
  • Supportive Online Student Community

CodeWizardsHQ is the best coding camp for kids this summer. Kids and teens can learn about game development and coding fundamentals while also practicing problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making in a safe, supportive environment. 

Enroll in a summer coding camp to get started today!

Richard is an experienced tech journalist and blogger who is passionate about new and emerging technologies. He provides insightful and engaging content for Connection Cafe and is committed to staying up-to-date on the latest trends and developments.