Spark student curiosity, interest and engagement in computing with Oracle Academy workshops
Get students started with and excited about computing. Oracle Academy hands-on workshops make first experiences with computing fun and engaging for students—while serving educators by leveraging best academic curriculum practices like project-based learning and assessment tools. Suitable for students in late primary school grades and secondary school, Oracle Academy workshops provide educators with the opportunity to:
Oracle Academy workshops include the following.
Java workshops introduce beginning learners to object-oriented programming using game-based learning methodology, drag and drop interfaces to create 3D animations and 2D games, and interactions with the Finch Robot.
All Oracle Academy workshops also are offered as Workshops in a Box, so volunteers, computer club sponsors, and educators who may not specialize in teaching computer science can offer a fun, hands-on introduction to computing to students.
Oracle Academy Workshops in a Box provide everything required to prepare for and deliver a workshop in the community:
|Getting Started with Java Using Alice||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Creating Java Programs with Greenfoot||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Programming the Finch Robot in Greenfoot||Yes|
|Programming the Finch Robot in Java||Yes|
|Solve It with SQL||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Java Puzzle Ball||Yes|