Held at the Microsoft Store at Pioneer Place in Portland,
Microsoft YouthSpark creates opportunities for you to learn
computer science, helping you achieve more.
2019 School at Home Adventures
* Workshops are for children ages mature 7 to 18.
* The maximum children allowed for each class is 10.
* All classes are about one hour.
Create Digital Art with Fresh Paint ~
Participants will create and share their own digital art with the Fresh Paint app for Windows 10.
Get Creative with 3D in Windows 10 ~
The world we live in is multidimensional, so shouldn't our art be as well? Students will bring their imagination to life by learning new Paint 3D in Windows 10.
Code with Minecraft ~
This workshop explores a Minecraft world through code. Use blocks of code to take Steve or Alex on an adventure through a Minecraft world.
Kodu Makerspace ~
In this field trip, students discover just what it means to code with Kodu, a visual programming language made specifically for creating games.
Learn to Code Flatverse ~
Participants will be introduced to coding and game development with a focus on screen coordinates and other introductory programming concepts.
Make Your Own Story with PowerPoint & Word ~
Students will learn how to create and tell a story using Microsoft PowerPoint and Word by using drawing tools, selecting and sizing images and icons, creating backgrounds and changing fonts.
Create WOW Presentations & Projects with Sway ~
This workshop introduces students to the ease and endless possibilities of Sway. Participants will learn tips for creating and delivering a wow presentation or project, and immediately implement them as they create a presentation from start to finish.
Productivity Hacks with Office 365 and Windows 10 ~
This workshop helps students become more efficient and effective with their schools and personal projects and tasks. Participants will learn new tips and tools from key Office applications and Windows 10.
Shoot, Edit and Share with PicsArt ~
During this workshop, kids will learn how to use PicsArt, and interactive editing, drawing and collage app.
Start Your Own Business ~
Be inspired in this interactive workshop that offers entrepreneurial kids the knowledge, tools and support to make their business idea a reality.