NS3’s Pro D Workshops

 

Pro-D workshops are now available February 15th for Private Schools, February 19th for SD69, and February 25th & 26th for SD68!

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Please let us know if you encounter any problems.

 

Nanaimo Private Schools 

 

February 15th – Science in Space

Space, it’s out of this world! Join us for a day exploring the wonders of our solar system. 
*SD68 is still in school on this date. 

 

 

The Details

Date: Friday, February 15 2019

Time: 9:00am-3:00pm

Cost: $40/student

Ages: 6+

Location: NS3’s Science Studio (4355 Jinglepot Road)

*Please note: Food is not included in cost.
Please send along lunch and a water bottle with your child.
We will be spending time outside so please dress appropriately.

 

 

 

Schedule*

9:00 Arrival and free play in the studio

9:30 Introductions

9:40 Telescopes and constellations 

10:30 Snack and recess

11:00 Rubber band solar system 

12:00 Lunch and outdoor time

1:00 Spacecraft launch and land

2:00 Build and test ISS Canada arm end effector

2:45 Storytime

3:00 Pick-up

*Subject to change

 

School District 69

 

February 19th – Engineering Extravaganza

Put on your hard hat and get ready to build! This day will be packed with challenging feats of engineering to test your creative side.

 

 

The Details

Date: Tuesday, February 19 2019

Time: 8:30am-3:30pm

Cost: $52.50/student

Ages: 6+

Location: Parksville Community Centre (Red Cedar Room)

*Please note: Food is not included in cost.
Please send along lunch and a water bottle with your child.
We will be spending time outside so please dress appropriately.

 

 

Schedule*

8:30 Arrival and free play in the studio

9:00 Introductions

9:10 Pompom launch build

10:00 Snack and recess

10:30 Flyer challenge

12:00 Lunch and outdoor time

1:00 Construct a stand alone structure

2:00 Dowel and elastic exploration

3:15 Storytime

3:30 Pick-up

*Subject to change

 

School District 68

 

*Full* February 25th – Engineering Extravaganza

Put on your hard hat and get ready to build! This day will be packed with challenging feats of engineering to test your creative side.

 

 

The Details

Date: Monday, February 25 2019

Time: 9:00am-3:00pm

Cost: $40/student

Ages: 6+

Location: NS3’s Science Studio (4355 Jinglepot Road)

*FULL* A waitlist is available on our registration system Amilia

*Please note: Food is not included in cost.
Please send along lunch and a water bottle with your child.
We will be spending time outside so please dress appropriately.

 

Schedule*

9:00 Arrival and free play in the studio

9:30 Introductions

9:40 Pompom launch build

10:30 Snack and recess

11:00 Flyer challenge

12:00 Lunch and outdoor time

1:00 Construct a stand alone structure

2:00 Dowel and elastic exploration

2:45 Storytime

3:00 Pick-up

*Subject to change

 

February 26th – Shark Takeover

Become a shark scientist for a day! Explore more about shark senses and how researchers learn about these amazing creatures.

 

The Details

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Time: 9:00am-3:00pm

Cost: $40/student

Ages: 6+

Location: NS3’s Science Studio (4355 Jinglepot Road)

*Only one spot left*

*Please note: Food is not included in cost.
Please send along lunch and a water bottle with your child.
We will be spending time outside so please dress appropriately.

 

Schedule*

9:00 Arrival and free play in the studio

9:30 Introductions 

9:40 Shark anatomy and classification game

10:30 Snack and recess

11:00 Shark senses and Ampullae of lorenzini exploration

12:00 Lunch and outdoor time

1:00 Tag a shark

2:00 Track a shark 

2:45 Storytime

3:00 Pick-up

*Subject to change

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