Clubs for teens

Teens peeking inside a 3D printer.

Teen Clubs on Campus

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 give students the opportunity to design and build a wearable technology project using electrical circuits, sensors, Arduino and other technologies.

Each Saturday the teens will work on different components of their project, experiment with new tech, and learn valuable engineering skills.

The clubs are offered in two different settings, the Teen Tech Club for all and the Teen Tech Club for girls. The curriculum is the same for the Club for girls and the Club for all.

Language

  • Teen Tech Club for all: Bilingual program
  • Teen Tech Club for girls: English program (bilingual instructor)

Grades

  • Grade 7-10

Dates

  • Every Saturday from January 20 to March 24, 2018, inclusively.

Hours

  • 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location

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

Cost

  • $155 (for the Fall session of 10 clubs), payable by credit card online.

Registration

To make any changes to your registration, please e-mail adventures@uOttawa.ca or call 613-562-5491; registrations cannot be modified online.

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Afterschool Club for Girls

Afterschool program targeting girls in grades 7-12.

This educational initiative provides a great introduction to various technologies such as 3D printing, laser cutting, and Arduino programming. Each week the teens will work on different components of their project, experiment with new tech, and learn valuable engineering skills.


Teen Technology Club for Girls at your school

If you are a teacher and you are interested in running this program at your school please contact adventures@uOttawa.ca. A resource teacher at the school and a classroom are necessary for us to be able to run the afterschool program.


Afterschool Club at Colonel By Secondary School

Language: English

Grades: Grade 7-10

Dates: Every Thursday from February 1 to April 5, 2018 (with the exception of February 22 and March 15)

Hours: 3:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Location: Colonel By Secondary School

Cost: Free

Registration: To make any changes to your registration, please e-mail adventures@uOttawa.ca or call 613-562-5491. Registrations cannot be modified online.

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Afterschool Club at St. Francis Xavier High School

Language: English

Grades: Grade 7-10

Dates: Every Friday from February 2 to April 13, 2018 (with the exception of February 23, March 16, and March 30)

Hours: 2:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Location: St. Francis Xavier High School

Cost: Free

Registration: To make any changes to your registration, please e-mail adventures@uOttawa.ca or call 613-562-5491; registrations cannot be modified online.

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Indigenous Club in School

Designed for Indigenous students in grades 9-12.

This program provides a great introduction to various technologies such as 3D printing, laser cutting, and Arduino programming. Over the course of the program, students will work on different components of a project designed to improve upon a community issue as well as learn and apply the steps of the design process.


At your school

If you are a teacher and you are interested in running this program at your school please contact adventures@uOttawa.ca. A resource teacher at the school and a classroom are necessary for us to be able to run the afterschool program.


Indigenous Innovating Engineering Club at Gloucester High School

This educational initiative will be offered at the Gloucester High School as a new pilot program during the second semester.

Grades: Grade 9-12

Dates: Every week for a total of 8 to 10 sessions

Hours: 1.5 hours for each sessions

Location: At your school

Cost: Free

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