Grade completed : 7 to 9
The program challenges participants to try a variety of hands-on technology projects like Arduino programming, circuit design , Wii and Kinect interface hacking, coding, 3D modelling/printing and much more. Through these projects, participants will gain experience in various university laboratory facilities such as: the electrical engineering lab, computer lab, and uOttawa Richard L'Abbé Makerspace. Please note that all teen programs (TeenSci, TeenTech, and Enrichment Courses) are bilingual. French and English participants will be placed together with a bilingual instructor. Additionally, the curriculum for TeenTech will not change significantly from year to year.
Throughout the week, the participants will get the chance to play indoor and outdoor games.
Lunch is not included, except on Friday when a pizza lunch & juice box is offered (this is included in the price of the camp). Please provide environmentally-friendly, nut-free snacks and a lunch for the rest of the week.
Adventures in Engineering and Science is proud to be participating in Codemakers, a national program powered by Actua and Google. Actua’s network members at post-secondary institutions across Canada will empower 100,000 youth with critical computer science skills and prepare them for their future roles as innovators in technology.www.actua.ca/codemakers