BrainSTEM Learning

This popular, well-organized after school program is back at Ross Road.

Register today!

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BrainSTEM Learning wants kids to have fun and enjoy learning using Science, Technology, Engineering and Math in fun, creative ways.

They offer two different classes for age-appropriate learning.

Little Brains – Aerospace Engineering
Kindergarten-Grade 1
In Little Brains kids learn about the fundamentals of aerospace engineering discovering aerodynamics, gravity, velocity, forces to lift, drag and thrust on objects, and the Bernoulli principle. The kids will use their creativity and curiosity to design and build their own flying machines while having fun. (12 students max.)

Location: The Music Room at Ross Road School
Time: 3:00-4:00pm on Monday afternoons
Dates: October 15, 22, 29 and November 5, 19, 26 (No classes: Nov. 12)
Cost: $135+ GST for 6 x 1 hour sessions

For Little Brains – Aerospace Engineering: REGISTER ONLINE HERE
An Instructor will be available to meet kindergarten students at their classrooms at 2:50pm and escort them to the music room. Grade 1 students are to make their way to the music room on their own. Students have a supervised snack and brain break from 2:50pm-3:00pm.

Specialists – Robotics Engineering
Grades 2-6
A robotics engineer is responsible for designing, creating software, and programming robots and robotic systems to be able to perform duties that humans are either unable or prefer not to complete. Robots help make jobs safer, easier, and more efficient, particularly in the manufacturing industry. In Specialists, kids learn about the basics of robotic engineering, building a robot, design possibilities, material requirements, and programming. They use the LEGO® Mindstorms EV3 TRACKER robot kit and its software. They will face different challenges, and have fun using STEM education models. (12 students max.)

Location: The Music Room at Ross Road School
Time: 3:00-4:00pm Thursday afternoons
Dates: October 4, 11, 18, 25, and November 1 and 8
Cost: $199.99 + GST for 6 x 1.5 hour sessions (9 hrs instruction)

For Specialists-Robotics Engineering: REGISTER ONLINE HERE

Students will come to the music room after the dismissal bell for a supervised snack and brain break from 2:50pm-3:00pm.

Hurry, registration closes October 6th. Late registration will only be possible if space is available. If classes are full, you will be waitlisted and charged a prorated rate if space later becomes available.

5% of every enrollment fee is donated to the Ross Road PAC. We are grateful for the support of BrainSTEM Learning to our school.

 

 

 

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