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 drag and drop interfaces to create 3D animations and 2D games, and interact with the Finch Robot.
All five 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|
|Solve It with SQL||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Programming the Finch Robot in Greenfot||Yes|
|Programming the Finch Robot in Java||Yes|