Silicon STEM Academy - Denver CO
Unleash your inner geek!
Silicon STEM Academy | 4201 E. Yale Avenue - Suite 130, Denver, CO 80222
For more information, CALL 303-800-0011
or register for courses here
For more information, CALL 303-800-0011
or register for courses here


Coding 101 - Introduction to Computer Programming

Beginner Online Coding Programming Class - Virtual Coding Class with real teacher

If you, or your student, have attempted to learn online, have gotten too frustrated and have maybe even thought that programming is not for them, or just curious about coding...then this class is for you. We'll get you going fast and build a foundation for you to build upon for the rest of your future. This IS the first step!

This 6-week in-depth coding course is an introduction to computer programming using the Karel programming language developed at Stanford University. This class teaches what it truly means to <code>, allowing students to develop their problem-solving skills using a hands-on approach in fun and interactive ways. Students learn all of the fundamentals of programming, including syntax, code commenting, control structures and overall readability. The course also provides a basic introduction to JavaScript.

Using the Silicon STEM Online Zoom Room - minimum computer requirements are necessary to ensure ease of use of the distance learning app and set up prior to the first class is required. Instructions will be provided prior to the first day of class to confirm that your computer is up to the task of enabling both audio and HD video for a fun remote learning experience.

Class Details

Ages:  10 - 99
Skill Level:  Beginner
Prerequisite:  None



Enjoy the flexibility of attending the virtual online course "live" or access the recorded class afterwards. Includes:

  • Screen Sharing
  • Instant messaging of the instructor
  • Interactivity with other online classmates

Times Listed

All times listed are in Mountain Standard Time (MST)


6-week courses qualify for CTE or school credits.

4-week courses DO NOT qualify for credits.

How to Register

  1. Click the Register Button
  2. Select the ONLINE session you want, for example "ONLINE Fall" or "ONLINE Winter" session.
  3. Choose the course you want and ADD to cart

Note:  Make sure to select "ONLINE" or "Virtual Classroom" options