FIRST Canada Summer Camp (2021)

 

FIRST Canada is a proud long term partner of the Ontario Ministry of Education.  Over the past eight years FIRST Canada has created STEM programs, events, and training for over 100,000 students and teachers in Ontario.

 

Our 2021 summer camps create learning opportunities that build the collaboration and problem-solving skills needed for a lifetime of learning and working.  The camps will engage students in STEM based activities to address the learning loss experienced due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemiche learning loss are delivered in a virtual environment and appeal to all types of learners as they combine structured and guided inquiry with student-centered technology and true interdisciplinary instruction. Students are immersed in a collaborative experience, seeking to answer questions through discovery and experimentation. Ready to explore our STEM programs this summer! 

 

Online Drop In Sessions – Code with FIRST Canada:

Kids can learn about logic, structure, sequence and creative expression!  Join us for a 60-minute Workshop to give kids a taste of what coding and programming are all about! They will be able to share what they have created with friends and family and explore more at home. All virtual workshops will be led by 2 or more live instructors from the world of FIRST Robotics Canada and Gracious Professionalism as well as equity, inclusion and diversity will be at the heart of all sessions. Children will learn logic, structure, creative thinking, sequencing, algorithmic thinking, programming languages such as Java in FTC SIM.

Grades KG – Grade 12

Check back here on how to register 

(we will link them here eventually once we have dates)

Online Course Requirements:

Computer with internet access

Access to Zoom video conferencing



Weekly Summer Camps
Weekly Camp runs daily from Monday – Friday  daily and will run in July and August, with both morning and afternoon sessions. Campers will be guided through discussion, lessons and activities to engage in problem-solving, including hands-on activities and programming. 2 or more live instructors will lead all virtual camps from the world of FIRST Robotics Canada. Gracious Professionalism will be at the heart of all sessions and equity, inclusion and support of diversity.

Grades 5 – Grade 8

Check back here on how to register 

(we will link them to a new web page once we have dates/times/registration etc. similar to above page)

Online Course Requirements:

Computer with internet access

Access to Zoom video conferencing

 

Classroom Hands on Learning

Classroom hands on learning will be provided to schools/classrooms in underserved areas using LEGO Spike Prime for May and June 2021.

Grade 7-8’s

Contact annika.pint@firstroboticscanasda.org for more information