Bio-Coding Club

By Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

We are a weekly science and coding club for 6th-8th graders at several upper schools in Cambridge.

Bio-Coding Club logo
This program runs during the school year.

.: Tue, October 5 2021 – Tue, December 7 2021.

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Afternoon.

We meet from 3:00-4:15 PM on days when programming operates (once/week). We will be offering the Club after school at CSUS this spring. Dates at Amigos and PAUS TBD.

Ages: 11 to 14.

Grades 6th grade through 8th grade.

Cambridge residents only.

Request assistance

Contact

Ashley Johnson
Program Coordinator
ajohnson@broadinstitute.org
617-714-8849

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Contact ajohnson@broadinstitute.org for more information about how to participate. Registration dates are still to-be-determined.

Free!

Location

  • In-person only.

Cambridge Street Upper School

840 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
United States

Putnam Avenue Upper School

100 Putnam Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Riverside
Amigos School

15 Upton St.
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Riverside
  • Transportation from school provided for some eligible students; check with your child's school.

Additional information

The Broad Institute is offering its after school Bio-Coding Club at several upper schools this fall.  Club participants will have the opportunity to learn the Scratch programming language from Broad Institute scientists while also using hands-on activities to explore the world of biology. Program themes include: Biology, hands-on experiments, Coding with SCRATCH, DNA, the Microbiome, infectious diseases and more.