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Girl Geek Academy Holiday Workshop - Making games with Roblox
Making 3D games in Roblox is super fun! Let's learn about it together. This session is for girls aged 9-12, and one accompanying woman.
About this Event
In the morning on Friday the 15th of January, we’ll be learning how to create our own games using Roblox!
Did you know that the levels you play on Roblox are created by other users?
Maybe you’ll make the next bit Roblox hit!
This class is beginner friendly, and is recommended for girls aged 9-12, as well as an accompanying woman. This is a fabulous opportunity for women to experience coding alongside their girls.
You will need to bring a laptop to complete the activities for this workshop - unfortunately a tablet doesn't offer the flexibility we need. So find yourself a computer and get ready to roll 👩🏾💻👩🏻💻👩🏿💻👩🏼💻👩🏽💻
Please ensure you have downloaded Roblox Studio before attending the workshop. You can download Roblox Studio for free here.
You'll also need a free Roblox account to get creating. Please signup for free here before the workshop.
Please do a test open of Roblox Studio of your computer before you come to the workshop. If you're having issues, send us an email hello(@)girlgeekacademy.com
Want to learn fun new tech things and make new friends just like you? The Girl Geek Academy holiday workshops are designed for you!
Our classes for Girl Geeks are hosted by our skilled Girl Geek Academy team leaders, and they are a great way to learn new tech skills while meeting new mates!
We’re running these workshops for the school holidays this January.
We’ll cover a range of tech skills and interests, ranging from learning new ways to learn coding, building your own fun games, art and so much more.
* We warmly welcome anyone who identifies as a woman or non-binary.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who can attend?
This event is for women (mums, aunts, grandmas, aunties, neighbours) and girls aged between 9-12 years old.
Can my child attend alone?
As we want to create an experience that can be continued at home, children will need to be accompanied by an adult.
What do I need to pack for us?
One laptop per participant.
A snack and a drink bottle.
What time should we be there?
Workshop will begin at 9:30am and finish at 12:00pm.
Please allow time before the workshop to complete a sign in form.
We don't have much tech experience, can we attend?
Yes! These workshops are beginner friendly, and you can work through the program at your own pace with support from other participants and our teacher.
Do you offer refunds?
Due to the nature of our courses and the work that goes in to preparing for your attendance, we cannot offer refunds. So don't register unless you actually intend to join us! :-)