Friday, 3 February 2017

An Interesting Opportunity! Check it out!

The Aviation museum is hosting an inexpensive and fun Robot Competition April 10. Why not challenge your students with some interesting problems that will meet the interests of students at many levels. Take a look and have fun.



Monday, 30 January 2017

Good Afternoon here is an interesting workshop on writing for teens!


Your Story: MASC's Teen Authors & Illustrators Conference


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‘Your Story’ will be held on Friday February 10, 2017 at the Confederation Learning Centre, 1645 Woodroffe Avenue, in Ottawa. Students in grades eight to twelve are invited to sign up for a day of hands-on creative workshops led by some of Canada’s finest authors and illustrators of teen literature. Many thanks to the support of our event sponsor Leacross Foundation and the Ottawa Carleton District School Board.
Limited spaces are still available. 

For information please contact Wendy Hartley at wendyhartley@masconline.ca  (613) 725-9119


Here is another one for April

Please share with gifted students (gr 4-8) interested in either writing or illustrating.

These workshops are really great and our students really enjoy this day. Parents can register online.



Thursday, 19 January 2017

Good Morning Gifted Learners! Please check out this interesting opportunity!!!

 
  
NEW TEEN PROGRAM at the University of Ottawa: The Wearable Technology Club
(Voir version française plus bas.)
The Faculty of Engineering Outreach team is now offering a Wearable Technology Club for all, and for girls only, this winter. The winter clubs will be completely different from the fall clubs.
Registration is now open!
Limited space only! 
Targeting girls and boys in grades 7-10, this bilingual educational initiative provides a great introduction into various technologies such as: 3D printing, laser cutting, and Arduino programming. Taught by engineering students, these Saturday clubs will give students the opportunity to design a wearable device using electrical circuits, Arduino and other devices. Each Saturday the teens will work on different components of their wearable project.
The clubs are offered in two different settings, the Wearable Technology Club for all and the Wearable Technology Club for girls. Please note that the curriculum is the same for the Club for girls and the Club for all.

Language:
All clubs are offered in a bilingual setting

Grades:
Grade 7-10

Dates:
Every Saturday from February 4th - April 1st inclusive
(with the exception of March 18th, due to March Break)

Hours:
Wearable Technology Club for All 1:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Wearable Technology Club for Girls 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location:
The drop-off and pick-up takes place inside the main entrance of the SITE building at 800 King Edward Avenue.

Cost:
$100 (for the winter session of 8 clubs), payable by credit card online.

Registration:
Please click on the link below to register.To make any changes to your registration, please e-mailadventures@uOttawa.caor call613-562-5491; registrations cannot be modified online.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY CLUB
NOUVEAU PROGRAMME POUR ADOS à L'Université d'Ottawa : Le Club de technologieportable
L'équipe des programmes de sensibilisation de la Faculté de génie offrira un Club de  technologie portable pour tous, et pour filles seulement, en hiver 2017. Les clubs d'hiver seront complètement différents des clubs d'automne.
Les inscriptions sont maintenant ouvertes! Les places sont limitées!!
Spécialement conçu pour les filles et les gars de la 7à la 10année, cette nouvelle série de clubs bilingues offrira aux participants une introduction à différentes technologies, comme par exemple: l’impression 3D, la découpe laser, et la programmation d’Arduino. Enseignés par des étudiants en génie, ces clubs du samedi donneront aux adolescents l’opportunité de concevoir un dispositif portatif utilisant des circuits électriques, la programmation Arduino et autres technologies. Chaque samedi, les adolescents travailleront sur différentes composantes de leur projet portable.
Les clubs sont offerts dans deux différentes atmosphères, soit le Club de technologie portable juste pour filles ou le Club de technologie portable pour tous. Veuillez noter que le curriculum est le même pour le club pour filles et le club pour tous.

Langue :
Les clubs seront offerts dans un environnement bilingue.

Années :
7e à 10e année

Dates :
Chaque samedi du 4 février au 1er avril inclusivement
(avec l'exception du 18 mars pour la semaine de relâche)

Heures :
Club de technologie portable pour tous 13h00 à 15h00
Club de technologie portable pour filles 13h00 à 15h00

Lieu : 
Vous pouvez emmener et venir chercher votre ado à l'intérieur de l'entrée principale du bâtiment ÉITI au 800, avenue King Edward.

Coût :
100$ (pour la session d’automne de 8 semaines, payable par carte de crédit en ligne.)

Inscription:
Veuillez cliquer sur le lien ci-dessous pour vous inscrire.  Pour modifier votre inscription, veuillez nous envoyer un courriel à adventures@uOttawa.ca ou nous appeler au 613-562-5491; les inscriptions ne peuvent pas être modifiées en ligne.

CLIQUEZ ICI POUR S'INSCRIRE AU CLUB TECHNOLOGIE PORTABLE
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ORNING GIFTED LEARNERS! PLEASE CHECK OUT THIS INTERESTING OPPORTUNITY!


Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Mini-Enrichment forms have been sent home to all grade 8 and grade 9 gifted learners. Please select the University programs that interest you the most and return your form to Student Services!
This is a reminder to all of our gifted learners that the forms to participate next Tuesday in the decorating activity with our ECL class are due tomorrow!

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

This is a reminder to that your Parliament Hill field trip forms must be in tomorrow!