Coding for Middle School students

Categories: Youth

Coding for Middle School Students at Cape Tech: Create Your Own Games and Websites!

Dive into the exciting world of coding with Cape Tech’s specially designed program for middle school students! Whether you’re in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade, no prior experience is needed to start making your own video games and websites. Led by Megan Cornell, an enthusiastic IT teacher who teaches the Cape Cod Tech high school IT students, this program offers a fun and engaging way to learn essential coding skills.

Program Highlights:

  • Start with Scratch: Begin your coding journey with Scratch, a user-friendly, block-based coding language that makes learning to code accessible and fun.
  • Web Development Skills: Progress to HTML and CSS to craft your own websites from scratch. Learn to structure and style your pages to bring your creative ideas to life.
  • JavaScript Introduction: Take your skills further with JavaScript, adding interactivity to your websites to make them dynamic and engaging.
  • Comprehensive Learning: By the end of the program, you’ll have a solid understanding of coding basics and the ability to build your own interactive website.

Meet Your Instructor: Megan Cornell Megan is not just an IT teacher at Cape Tech but also a passionate technologist who loves to share her knowledge. With years of experience in IT and web development, she’s excited to guide you through each step of your coding adventure.

Why Join Our Coding Program?

  • Tailored for Young Learners: Our curriculum is specifically designed for middle school students, making complex concepts easy to understand and fun to learn.
  • Hands-On Projects: Apply what you learn by creating real projects, from simple games to fully functional websites.
  • Inspiring Environment: Learn in a supportive environment that fosters creativity and innovation, helping you to not only learn but also to think like a coder.

Enroll This Winter and Start Coding at Cape Tech! Embrace the challenge of learning something new and exciting—register today and start creating with code!

Start Date

January 15, 2025

Registration Deadline

January 8, 2025



Course Details

Start Date

January 15, 2025

Type of Class



Harwich, MA

Days & Times

Wednesday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM


End Date

March 12, 2025

Early-Bird Registration Discount?


Payment Plan


Total Hours



Megan Cornell

About The Instructor

Meg is an IT teacher at Cape Tech. She is an experienced teacher and IT professional and passionate about learning and technology. Over the course of the last decade or so, Meg taught herself web development and she loves to share her knowledge with others!