LAUNCH and the University of Waterloo Faculty of Science bring you FREE online Spring Training Camps with special guests and at-home activities. Participate in these virtual camps to earn your Spring Training Camp badges and fill your LAUNCH Playbook.
April 12-16, 2021
Online Sessions 10am and 2pm daily
Duration: Daily, April 12 to 16, 2021
Time: 10:00am and 2:00pm
This online program is drop-in and runs twice per day.
Registration is required to participate in each session.
Activities: Online and at-home activities. Participate and complete activities to earn badges.
Best for: Children in grades 3-8
Delivery: Virtual with live special guests (synchronous) and includes off-line at-home activities.
Brought to you by the University of Waterloo Faculty of Science and LAUNCH!
Kids can participate in as many online activities as they'd like. We'll also provide at-home activities to spark their curiosity in STEAM!
Collect your STEAM badges! Participate and complete activities to earn badges and fill up your very own STEAM Playbook.
10:00 am - Exploring This Week’s Sky with Jenna Hinds, Royal Astronomical Society
2:00 pm - Survival of the Slowest with Little Ray's Nature Centre
10:00 am - Hand Lettering 101 with Emma Fretz, Lettering Artist
2:00 pm - Virtual Planetarium Adventure with Ryan Marciniak, Astronomy in Action
10:00 am - Making Secret Art with Polarized Light with John Donohue, Institute for Quantum Computing
2:00 pm - Matter Mysteries: Decoding the Puzzles of Molecule Patterns with Elizabeth Kleisath, University of Waterloo
10:00 am - Venom with Little Ray's Nature Centre
2:00 pm - Snolab - Canada's deep underground research lab with Chelsea Pike
10:00 am - Aliens and Robots: Space Exploration with Andrew Barlow and Elizabeth Drew, University of Waterloo
2:00 pm - Fake News! How to tell Fact from Fiction in Science with Samantha Fowler
When you participate in our online and at-home activities, you earn STEAM badges. We'll send you the badges and a STEAM Playbook so you can collect them all!
Limited space available.