It takes a lot of brain power to code, and as the brain takes up about 20% of the body’s calories, it’s super important to eat the right foods to stay energised and healthy! The Coding Lab team has assembled the best list of brain foods that you can eat to keep those brain cells active – check them out below. 🧠💪

Image of Brain Food: Eggs

1. Eggs

A breakfast staple for many, eggs are a good source of several nutrients (like vitamin B6, vitamin B12 and choline) tied to brain health! 

The egg yolks in eggs are rich in choline, which is an important micronutrient needed by our bodies to help regulate mood and memory. The B vitamins that eggs contain also help to slow down the progression of mental decline, synthesise brain chemicals and regulate the sugar levels in the brain. 

If coding’s on your to-do list for the day, make sure to start it right – with a sunny side up!

2. Dark chocolate

Flavonoids present in the cocoa in dark chocolate are powerful antioxidants with anti-inflammatory and immune system benefits. Antioxidants are able to help prevent oxidative stress, which contributes to age-related cognitive decline as they damage cells in the body. In short, antioxidants often go hand-in-hand with anti-aging.

Dark chocolate is also known to contain less sugar than other types of chocolate, and with the presence of polyphenols – which help to improve insulin sensitivity – they help to control our blood sugar levels.

Now that you know the goodness dark chocolate brings, don’t forget to set aside a few bars for your next coding session! 

Image of Brain Food: Dark Chocolate
Image of Brain Food: Fatty Fish

3. Fatty Fish

Fatty fish is abundant in Omega-3. The Omega-3 fatty acids are capable of building cell membranes in the body, like those in the eyes and the brain. Thus, they are able to improve our vision as well as the structure of our brain cells – known as neurons – which are vital in transmitting information between the brain and the rest of the nervous system. 

Read: 5 Tips to Better Eye Health

Foods rich in Omega-3s are also great for improving concentration and cognitive functioning, hence further enhancing your ability to process and think when coding!

Try out this recipe: Lemon Dijon Baked Salmon and Potatoes

Credit: AverieCooks

Ingredients:
• 8 medium sized (or 900 to 1130 grams of) russet potatoes, halved or quartered into 1-inch pieces
• 5 tablespoons of olive oil, divided
• Kosher salt, to taste
• Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
• 57 grams unsalted butter, melted
• 2 to 3 tablespoons lemon juice
• 2 to 3 tablespoons Dijon mustard
• Four 170 grams skin on salmon fillets
• Fresh parsley (optional for garnishing)

Instructions:
1. Preheat your oven to ~220°C (425°F). Line a baking sheet with heavy-duty aluminium foil for easier cleanup and spray with cooking spray. Add the potatoes and evenly drizzle 3 to 4 tablespoons of olive oil. Evenly season with salt and pepper and toss with your hands to combine and evenly coat. Bake for 15 minutes or until potatoes are about 75% done.
2. While the potatoes are baking, in a small microwavable bowl, heat up the butter for about 45 seconds. Add the lemon juice, Dijon mustard, and stir to combine; set aside. 
3. Remove the baking sheet from the oven and flip the potatoes to ensure even cooking. Add the salmon-fillets skin-down, evenly drizzle with the remaining 2 to 3 tablespoons olive oil and nestle the potatoes around the salmon.
4. Evenly drizzle about two-thirds of the lemon butter Dijon mixture over the salmon fillets. Evenly drizzle the remaining one-third over the potatoes.
5. Evenly season the salmon with salt and pepper, to taste.
6. Bake for about 10 minutes, or until the salmon and potatoes are done. The salmon should flake easily and the potatoes should be fork-tender. 
7. Garnish with parsley (optional) and serve immediately. Recipe is best fresh but will keep airtight in the fridge for up to 5 days.

4. Berries

Berries are delicious to snack on and they’re full of fibre, vitamins and minerals. They’ll definitely give your brain a boost of energy – set a bowl of good berries next to you on your next coding session and you’re set for a productive time.

Some berries that you can easily get from your nearest market are:
✓ Strawberries
✓ Blueberries
✓ Raspberries
✓ Cranberries
✓ Grapes

Image of Brain Food: Berries
Image of Brain Food: Whole Grains

5. Whole grains

Whole grains are good sources of vitamin E which has powerful antioxidant properties. As a fat-soluble antioxidant, it’s able to cross the blood-brain barrier and protect fats from oxidation, hence reducing oxidative stress on the brain! 

Some examples of whole grains include:
✓ Brown rice
✓ Oatmeal
✓ Whole-wheat bread
✓ Whole-wheat pasta
✓ Whole-wheat crackers

Got a few ripe bananas sitting on your kitchen counter? Whip ’em up into a loaf of delicious banana bread!

Try out this recipe: Easy Banana Bread

Credit: SimplyRecipes

Ingredients:
• 2 to 3 ripe bananas, peeled (about 160 to 192 grams mashed)
• 76 grams unsalted butter, melted
• 1 large egg, beaten
• 150 grams sugar
• 1 teaspoon baking soda
• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
• Pinch of salt
• 204 grams of all-purpose flour

Instructions:
1. Preheat your oven to 175°C (350°F), and butter a 4×8-inch loaf pan.
2. In a mixing bowl, mash the ripe bananas with a fork until completely smooth. Stir the melted butter into the mashed bananas.
3. Mix in the baking soda and salt. Stir in the sugar, beaten egg, and vanilla extract. Mix in the flour.
4. Pour the batter into your prepared loaf pan. Bake for 50 minutes to 1 hour at 175°C (350°F), or until a tester inserted into the centre comes out clean.
5. Remove from the oven and let cool for a few minutes. Afterwards, remove the banana bread from the pan and let cool completely before slicing and serving.

6. Vegetables

Eat up those greens! Although different vegetables exert their effects on the brain through different mechanisms, they share the common trend of having antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and cytoprotective properties. An example would be cruciferous vegetables like cabbage, cauliflower and brussels sprouts that contain compounds which can prevent oxidative damage and fight cancer cells!

Do you have trouble getting your kids to eat those greens? We’ve got a trick up our sleeves for you. Check out this amazing cauliflower rice recipe below!

Image of cauliflower
Try out this recipe: Cauliflower Rice (Super easy!)

Credit: MinimalistBaker

Ingredients:
• Pine cauliflower

Instructions:
1. Wash and thoroughly dry cauliflower, then remove all the greens.
2. You can choose to either use a box grater or a food processor! If using a box grater, cut the cauliflower into large chunks and use the medium-sized holes of the box grater to grate into ‘rice’. If using a food processor, cut into small pieces and use the grater attachment to grate the cauliflower into ‘rice’.
3. Transfer to a clean paper towel and press to remove any moisture (that can make your dish soggy!)
4. You can enjoy your cauliflower rice cooked or raw! You can cook your cauliflower rice by sautéing in a pan over medium heat with 1 tablespoon of oil. Cover with a lid to make the cauliflower stems more tender! Cook for a total of 5-8 minutes and season as desired.
5. You can use cauliflower rice in recipes that call for rice – like fried rice! You can store the leftovers in the refrigerator for up to 5 days. Uncooked cauliflower rice can be stored in the freezer for up to 1 month.

We hope that these foods will keep your minds sharp and more focused when coding! Make sure to include them in your shopping list for the next time you go to the market and don’t forget to share this with your friends and family! 😉


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Unravelling The Mystery Continued: Behind Our Room Name – Van Rossum

Do you remember our Unravelling The Mystery series? We found out the naming inspirations for our rooms at Parkway Parade and King Albert Park (KAP). Up next is our newest addition to the Bukit Timah campus, the Van Rossum room at KAP Mall #02-05!

Room 4. Van Rossum

Van Rossum Room
Van Rossum Room

So, who is Guido Van Rossum?

Our spacious new room is named after Guido Van Rossum (born 31 January 1956). Van Rossum is a Dutch programmer widely credited with the creation and development of Python, beginning in 1989 in the Netherlands [1]. If you have heard of Python, one of the world’s most popular and fastest-growing programming languages [2], then you should know who Van Rossum is!

Van Rossum wanted a programming language centred around the computer scientist, not the machine.
(Photo from Van Rossum’s Github)

Van Rossum first created Python while working on other projects, including a failed language called ABC. Through that experience, he observed that he needed a computer language that had more readability, while retaining the features of shell scripts and C, another programming language [3].

The logo of Python

Thus, Python was born, and it was a simple language which stripped away any extraneous code, making it more enjoyable for amateurs and beginners to code! Van Rossum also made Python open-source, which means it does not have a proprietary license that controls who uses it. This allows its group of learners to grow year on year. In fact, in 2015, Python overtook French to be the most popular language taught in primary schools in England [4]!

“For someone who is not yet a programmer, who wants to become a programmer, for those people, Python is particularly easy to get.” [5]


Did you know? The name of the language, ‘Python’, did not originate from the snake! Fans of the British comedy series “Monty Python’s Flying Circus”, aired on BBC during the 1970s, will be pleased to know that it was the inspiration. That’s right! Van Rossum was a huge fan of the show and it entertained him as he developed the programming language, and he chose “Python” because it was short, mysterious and catchy [6].

So, what is Van Rossum up to now? Van Rossum then went on to become a Principle Engineer at Dropbox for almost seven years, before retiring shortly. He is now part of the Microsoft Developer division [7].

Our Van Rossum room is filled with awe-inspiring quotes from other greats. The room is not only for teaching Python, but all of our classes for ages 4 to 18. If the story of Van Rossum piques your interest in coding, sign up for our classes by clicking here.


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With the new year comes a rush of happiness – a new year means new goals, higher hopes, and in our case, even cooler tech activities! Buckle up for another round of the freshest, coolest tech activities specially curated and brought to you by our Coding Lab team.

HeadRock VR

Head down to Singapore’s very first Virtual Reality (VR) Theme Park at Resorts World Sentosa! With 11 different attractions and 3 different routes, it is jam-packed with interactive fun and games for the entire family! Attractions include Zombie Busters, jungle rafting, and much more…

Details:
Daily, from 7am to 11pm
Resorts World Sentosa
Price: From $35
To find out more, click here.


Future World: Where Art Meets Science

This exhibition at the ArtScience Museum brings together a whole new world of technology and art through interactive art installations! With various themes such as Park and Space, Sanctuary and City in A Garden, as well as bonus narratives depending on the seasons, audiences can be wowed regardless of the time of year in this permanent exhibition. This is also in line with the integration of arts with technology to create the STEAM experience for everyone!

Details:
ArtScience Museum
Open daily (timings differ)
Price: From $12
To find out more, click here.


Singapore Art Week 2021

The new year means a new theme for the Singapore Art Week 2021, a well-known international art showcase by various artists all over the globe. With a theme of Art Takes Over for 2021, immerse yourself in various art galleries with a tech twist – such as Otherworlds: non/digital realities. This is a mixed reality exhibition, combining VR technologies with traditional, physical art pieces. Beyond a simulation of the physical reality, the VR session within this exhibition is an expansion of the physical realm, adding new perspectives and meanings to artistic concepts. 

Details:
From 28 to 31 January (Timings differ)
Gillman Barracks
Free
To find out more, click here.


Coding Classes

Registrations are now open for our 2021 Term Classes and Holiday Camps for International school students aged 7 to 18! Learn something new with Coding Lab’s classes this coming new year, such as creating your own games and applications with Scratch and App Inventor, or coding with Python. 

Details:
Starting Saturday, 2 January 2021
Parkway Parade, Bukit Timah (KAP Mall) and Online
To find out more, click here.


Overall, a new year means new opportunities to learn and have fun with technology, regardless of whether it is with family or friends. With Phase 3 starting today, here’s to newer and cooler techtivities for everyone (remember to have a maximum of 8 people in a group)! 🙂

If you haven’t seen our previous techtivity recommendations, check out our December #TechtivitiesOfTheMonth, which include special techy twists to our bonus Christmas activities!


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The pandemic has remade the way our children learn – with regular home-based learning classes which result in increased screen time and heavier usage of electronic gadgets, it’s crucial that we take the necessary precautions to take care of their (and all you hard working mums and dads) eye health!

Coding Lab has gathered 5 tips (specially curated for you and your families 👀) to help keep our eyes safe and healthy in this period of time. Check them out below!

Our student using our monitors, which emit low blue light

1. Reduce blue light at night

Prolonged exposure to blue light emitted from digital devices has been found to damage retinal cells and disrupt the body’s natural sleep cycle, thus triggering eye fatigue and affecting sleep quality [1]. 

Did you know that Coding Lab has a specially-equipped classroom in Parkway Parade filled with monitors that emit low blue light energy? You can also do your part at home by keeping those devices away to reduce your blue light intake and getting sufficient rest in the evening!

2. Eat healthy foods

You are what you eat, and a healthy diet contributes to healthy vision. Choose foods that are rich in antioxidants such as your greens which act as a natural sunscreen for your eyes [2]! Fatty fish is also high in omega-3 fatty acids and will strengthen the part of the eye that is responsible for central vision [3]. 

For more healthy foods for your kids, we’ve got the best list right here – don’t worry, they’re foods that your kids will definitely not be able to resist!

Read: Food For Thought – Brain Food for Programmers

Image of Brain Food: Fatty Fish
Fatty fish is abundant in omega-3
Staying hydrated is the way to go!

3. Stay hydrated

Dry eyes are one of the most common types of eye problems [4]. When you lack adequate moisture, your eyes become dry and uncomfortable. Always stay hydrated by drinking 8 glasses of water daily for optimal eye health – before you know it, you’ll be running in full steam ahead! 

4. Maintain a good posture 

At Coding Lab, our adjustable chairs allow our students to sit upright and avoid slouching while looking at the screen. When using the computer, sit at least 50cm away from the screen, with shoulders relaxed and eyes looking straight ahead towards the screen. Rest your back against the chair and ensure that your feet are resting flat against the floor. Make sure to follow all the rules in the infographic right here – you wouldn’t want back pain or finger strain in your old age! 

Graphic of "Proper sitting and typing posture"
Image of 20-20-20 Rule

5. Follow the 20-20-20 Rule

It’s important to take a 20-second eye break every 20 minutes – by focusing on an object 20 feet away (approximately 6m). This rule provided by optometrists easily reminds us to relax our eyes for short intervals throughout the day [5].

At Coding Lab, we make sure that our students get regular eye breaks during class time because we know just how important eye rest is for our students!

Read: 3 Ways to be Your Child’s Cheerleader During Their Exams!

We hope that these five simple tips will help in bettering your eye health! Especially in these turbulent times, we hope you never lose sight of what truly matters – taking care of yourself!

(Edited by Zulaikha)


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Tiny Hands, Mega Minds. At Coding Lab, we believe that one’s age and size do not matter when it comes to coding and tinkering. At preschool ages, it’s important to select educational toys for our budding tots. Here are some great ideas for a headstart in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM)!

Read: STEAM is the new STEM

Magna-Tiles

Hands-on, screens off! Think building blocks – tiles – but magnetic. You have Magna-Tiles. 

These 3-dimensional magnetic building sets stand by encouraging and integrating math, science, creativity and imagination. The vibrant tiles have magnetic sides that come in various shapes and sizes for your child to connect them together with a ‘click’ sound. A butterfly, a castle, your child can build anything! The simple idea behind Magna-Tiles is that if you can click it, you can create it. 

Find out more and get FREE activities here.

$29.90 to $249.90 at Playhao, Pupsik Studio, The Children’s Showcase and Le Petit Society

The Learning at Home Set

Let your kids learn how computers work… without using a computer.

Developed in and inspired by Montessori classrooms, these wooden toys designed at MIT impart computational thinking. The hands-on materials that ethically manufactured in USA include wooden binary towers, circular logic gates that represent Boolean logic, and binary trees – all computer science concepts. You’re never too young (or too old) to start learning the basics! With this, you can truly learn beautifully with your tiny techie. 

Find out more and get free activities here.

$235 (Launch Special) at Learning Beautiful Singapore

Osmo Little Genius Starter Kit

It’s not just another app. Change the way that your children interact with the iPad! 

Simply set up your device, then let your toddler play with the physical, tangible game pieces in front of it. Before you know it, those pieces are showing up on the iPad. Four games are included for your toddlers to improve their reading, storytelling and fine motor skill development. 

For older ones (up to 12 years old), you can choose from the many other games, such as Math, Coding, Business, Spelling and Drawing. For $39, you can even get themed sets, such as Disney princesses, The Incredibles 2, Mickey Mouse and Friends, as well as Frozen 2! 

Find out more here.

$129 at Playhao and Real Cool Tech

Read: Tech Gift Ideas for Christmas

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We believe that everyone should learn to code – and that it should be fun for everyone (parents included). Here are some gadgets that can help to jazz up learning for our young ones:

Makey Makey

Turn bananas and plants into your own game controllers with science and coding – all in one handy invention! 

The easy-to-use invention kits from Makey Makey allows you to hook up your world to your computer. Tinker with alligator clips and learn about conductive objects and materials in the world. Get hands-on and make learning fun, just like how we incorporate Makey Makey in our Young Computer Scientists classes too. Build your own sensors, musical instruments and light-up circuits with Scratch and Arduino – the projects you can do are endless!

Find out more and get FREE activities here.

$67.35 from Amazon

Hot Wheels ID

This is what we all envision when we say “toy”, but they’ve brought it up a notch to make it educational.

We’ve all known the brand Hot Wheels, and now they’ve combined their signature race cars with coding. All cars are Uniquely Identifiable Vehicles, so the more play that happens on the Smart Track, the higher the levels climb on the free app. Kids can also learn Swift, Apple’s programming language, through interactive storylines, puzzles and Augmented Reality. The easy-to-use invention kits from Makey Makey allows you to hook up your world to your computer. Tinker with alligator clips and learn about conductive objects and materials in the world. Get hands-on and make learning fun, just like how we incorporate Makey Makey in our Young Computer Scientists classes too. Build your own sensors, musical instruments and light-up circuits with Scratch and Arduino – the projects you can do are endless!

Find out more here.

$159.99 from Amazon

mBot

Looking for a fun and affordable robot for a beginner programmer? You’ve got the mBot. 

This four-wheeled STEAM education robot lets children learn about machinery and electronics, fundamentals of programming, and develop their design and logical thinking skills. The mBot comes with an instruction manual, which makes it easy for children to set up and pair with the app (Scratch and Arduino). The cute robot also motivates kids to experience the joys of making, which is why we have it as part of our Young Computer Scientists curriculum.

Find out more here.

From $109.90, available in blue and pink, from Toytag and Playhao.

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Coding is the new literacy. We’ve all seen the might of technology and coding seems to be the next ‘it’ thing. Here are toys that can help to pique your child’s interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM).

Read: STEAM is the new STEM

Zometool

Recall your Chemistry classes where you had to visualise atoms and particles? Chances are, your kid will have to go through that someday too – and here’s how you can make their understanding of it easier. 

Inspired by real-world architecture and used by mathematicians, research scientists, physicists, and at NASA, the idea for Zometool began in 1969. Boxes come with parts of colourful pieces of different sizes – similar to the ball-and-stick models, but with more varied shapes and lengths – that can connect to one another. Kids are then given the freedom to discover and explore the endless possibilities that they can build with the open-ended creation system that imparts complex STEAM concepts and also improves spatial awareness. 

Find out more and get FREE activities here.

From $29.90 at Playhao

Arduino Starter Kit

This kit is for the more serious tech tinkerers to dip their toes in STEAM and to self-learn even more with Arduino. 

We often have curious parents asking if we teach Arduino here. Our answer? If they can do basic programming (Scratch included!), then they can transfer that knowledge to Arduino. These kits have hardware (i.e. programmable boards, sensors, mechanical parts) and open-source software, which introduces concepts such as electricity and Arduino code. Activities and tools include sensors, buttons, and more! 

Find out more here.

Access free tutorials here.

$128 for the Starter Kit from Duck Learning

Micro:Bit

Take coding one step further with one of the world’s smallest programmable computers. 

Image of children trying out the maze game with Micro:bit controls

Pop two AAA batteries in, and you’re ready to create your projects. The pocket-sized computer has an LED light display, buttons, sensors and a compass, which you can work with Scratch, Python, Microsoft MakeCode, and more. Created by news agency BBC, it was distributed to children in the United Kingdom – Singapore is following suit with select schools – to heighten curiosity and interest in coding. Join in the fun! Make a random number generator, light-up compass and more – like what we do in our Young and Advanced Computer Scientists courses!

Find out more and get FREE activities here.

$30 at Playhao

Read: Tech Gift Ideas for Christmas

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We nurture future leaders in technology, so we recognise that it’s important to be tech-literate in today’s world. Here are some tech gift ideas to keep our teens curious and hungry for more knowledge:

Raspberry Pi

Nope, we’re not talking about raspberries or the magical 3.14 number. 

The Raspberry Pi is an affordable, pocket-sized computer that could be the key to unlocking the door of physical computing. You can connect it to a monitor, keyboard and mouse. Learn with Scratch, use Python, make websites and more!

It makes picking up computing more accessible and seamless, so people are able to harness the power of computing to solve problems and express themselves creatively.

Find out more and get free learning materials here.

From $35 from Argon and Cytron

Laptop or Tablets

Remember the moment you first got your own desktop or laptop? 

Our ACS student exploring the course

Perhaps now is the time for your teen to experience that moment too. Many of us have fond memories of tinkering with our own blogs, using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, playing Maple Story, navigating Friendster and the old Facebook. Whether it’s a laptop or tablet that you purchase, it will be a great time for your teen to take on the responsibility of a device, hone his or her typing skills, get familiar with technology and have knowledge and information at his or her fingertips! 

Psst, Apple fans! Tertiary students (University, Polytechnic, JC, ITE) can get Apple Education prices.

Kiwico Crates

At a complete loss as to what fun and enriching presents you should get and you only know the child’s age? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. 

Need a shortcut to letting your child DIY things – without having to source for the materials? The STEM projects and kid-friendly content by KiwiCo is delivered in a crate. With so many crate choices, they have filtered it out by ages (from 0 to 104 years old) and various interests for you to narrow down the perfect one. Whether you’re interested in Science and Tinkering or Art and Design, monthly, 3-month, 6-month and annual subscriptions, they have it all! 

Find out more here.

From $20.16/month from KiwiCo

Read: Tech Gift Ideas for Christmas

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2020 has taught all of us the usefulness of technology and its ability to bridge gaps. That’s why the Coding Lab team has compiled a Christmas Gift Guide (and arranged it by age groups) to save you from the endless browsing or last-minute shopping frenzy for the perfect Christmas present for your loved ones!

Be it to kickstart or further their interest in technology, these gadgets and games are sure to bring hands-on joy to children aged 4 to 18 this season! 

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Fun Techtivities in December!

As 2020 comes to an end, we bring you 5 tech-activities for everyone to enjoy and celebrate the holiday season – be it in the comfort of your home or out with your family and friends. Join us as we present to you the coolest tech goodies and events we have searched high and low across the web, just for you.

Christmas on a Great Street

One of the first things that come to mind this season would be the dazzling light displays at Orchard Road. The Great Street goes VIRTUAL this year, with an amazing 360-degree view from a car through the entire 3.6km stretch – complete with Christmas music in the background. The best part? Everyone in the family can enjoy it and you can view it from anywhere in the world!

Details:
From now till 1 January 2021
Online
Price: Free
To find out more, click here.


SFF x SWITCH 2020

For parents interested in FinTech and Innovation, this one’s for you. SWITCH stands for Singapore’s Week of Innovation and TeCHnology, and one ticket will give you virtual access to both SWITCH and Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF). Over 5 days, get access to workshops, exhibitions, masterclasses and speakers from industry leaders all over the world (eg. Hyundai, Spotify, Facebook, Google, and more). It’s the world’s largest digital showcase of FinTech and deep tech offerings.

Details:
7 December – 11 December 2020
Online
Price: From $75 (Access to SWITCH and SFF)
To find out more, click here.


Christmas Wonderland

Gardens By The Bay is back with the seventh rendition of Christmas Wonderland – this time, ONLINE! The Virtual Wonderland is packed with interactive content, performances, giveaways, shopping and games, which is perfect for a great time with the family! Aside from the usual Christmas Wonderland fare, there are also giveaways, contests, Limited Edition plush bears, a video call with Santa, and more. But Mac users be warned, the Virtual Wonderland is only available as a Windows desktop app (for now).

Details:
From now till 31 December 2020
Online
Price: From $8
To find out more, click here.


Trick Eye Museum’s XR Museum App

Singapore’s Trick Eye Museum expands beyond ordinary 3D art and now incorporates graphics and Augmented Reality (AR) with the power of smartphones. Dive deeper into the stories behind each Trick Eye artwork as they come to life through the XR Museum app. Fight sea monsters, go on adventures, and more!

Details:
Waterfront@Resorts World Sentosa
(Tip: Reserve timeslots in advance and purchase tickets online for 20% OFF)
Price: From $17
To find out more, click here.


Christmas Coding Workshops

This Christmas Eve, experience the joy of Scratch and Python from the comfort of your home! Children and teens aged 7 to 18 can create a Christmas pong game or code a snowflake in our 2-hour coding workshops. To sign up, click here.
P.S. Parents are welcomed to join in the coding cheer and fun!

Details:
24 December 2020
Online
Price: $35 (+$2.45 GST)
To find out more, click here.


Here’s a bonus. Looking to stay home instead? The Science Centre Singapore has curated fun, hands-on activities that would expose Primary, Secondary and the General Public to the syllabus covered in school. Ready, Steady, Science! Download the resources on their website here.

The Coding Lab team wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 🙂

If you haven’t seen our previous techtivity recommendations, check out our November #TechtivitiesOfTheMonth, which includes opportunities to meet our cute furry friends and to make a positive impact on the environment around us – all with technology!


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