STEM Avengers

STEM AVENGER POWERS

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What a better way to teach STEM principles than through an all-time series favourited by everyone, The Avengers! The first and fifth weeks of our summer program offers a very special opportunity that will give your child their own superpowers while learning science, technology, engineering and math concepts! Did you know that lightning travels at […]

Agricultural Engineer

STEM CAREERS – Agricultural Engineer

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Agricultural Engineer An Agricultural Engineer is a really cool career, especially for those interested in the environment. The job requires daily use of all the STEM principles, how exciting! Education Agricultural Engineers typically end up specializing in a certain area. Some options are: aquaculture, farm structures, machinery design, and power systems, to name a few. […]

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STEM BEHIND – FORNITE

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Although Fortnite launched only two years ago on July 17, 2017, approximately 10.8 million people still play the game today. This is great news for the creators but it also poses a lot of problems for them. This week we are going to learn why, thanks to STEM principles!  STEM Behind Fortnite The makers of […]

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STEM CAREERS – ACCOUNTING

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This week we are learning about Accountants! A background with a STEM education would be highly beneficial to anyone planning to pursue this career. The competition is high so it’s important to set yourself apart in the job pool! Education Many certifications are needed in order to achieve an average accounting position at any size […]

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STEM IN THE OLYMPICS

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Have you ever wondered how Olympic athletes are so talented? There’re actually two traits that influence this… environmental and genetic factors. Yes that’s right, genetics! Scientists can test your DNA if you want to learn more about your natural athleticism. How cool is that! Genetics in the Olympics Two genes that scientists study the most […]

Groundhog

STEM Behind Groundhog Day

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Happy Groundhog Day!  Since 1886, Groundhog Day has been celebrated by many. For those that aren’t familiar with the tradition here’s what it’s all about!  The tradition is celebrated on February 2nd every year in Canada and the United States. It originated from the Pennsylvania Dutch superstition. The Groundhog’s scientific name is Marmota Monax and […]

Chemist

STEM CAREERS – CHEMISTS

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Chemists are often grouped as scientists, but they are very different. The career is super fascinating and can be highly rewarding. People in this position conduct research experiments to learn more about the chemicals we use. Typically the results suggest ways to develop better substances that will improve human life. Currently, the demand for this […]

Harry Potter

STEM MAGIC OF HARRY POTTER

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Calling all wizards in training! We need you at STEM Camp this summer! Through weeks four and eight, camper’s will discover STEM with our wand-erful Harry Potter theme!  During your child’s time at camp, they will create their very own magic wand! Instead of using a phoenix feather and holly like Harry Potter, campers will […]