Mandokids (6-12yrs) NEW!
An interactive Chinese Learning program. This class o ers a broad range of excellent Chinese learning programs that will not only develop their talents and academic prowess, but also maintain their traditional strengths. On the last day of class, program is moved to room 211. More info. http://www.mandokidslearning.com
Come jump into the intricate world of Chess. Each session will be full of chess puzzles, supervised games and game analysis. This comprehensive and progressive program allows students to learn how to play chess in the optimal manner by gradually increasing complexity. Classes will follow the six-level academic chess program of the Vancouver Chess School. (www.vanchess.ca)
Silly Circuits (9 -12 years)
Empower your STEM education with fun electronics projects. Learn to read and write your own circuit diagrams and build simple and complex circuits. Every term, we explore a different nal project! Class uses safe solderless breadboards and may use Arduino controllers. For safety reasons, there will be no soldering in class. Students to pay a separate price for the electronics kit which is taken home at the end of the program season. No refund on electronics kit.
Homework club (Grade 4 – 5)
Video Game Design (7-13yrs)
Create your own video game with UME Academy! Students will learn creative problem-solving and computational thinking through the game design process while employing the tools and technology that power top games. Each class is rooted in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) topic and includes time to create, play and analyze games.
Cooking Fun (6-11yrs)
A great introduction for aspiring chefs! We will be baking and cooking a variety of healthy, delicious and fun dishes. Your child will gain experience in measuring, kitchen safety, nutrition, and kitchen cleanliness. Please bring a container every week to take food home. This is a nut-free environment, however we will be using common foods such as wheat, eggs, and dairy. Not suitable for children with food sensitivities.