Enrichment Activities 2018 – 2019

With the support of QE and QEPAC, a number of community organizations offer lunch-time and afterschool programs at our school. These programs allow QE Students a convenient opportunity to participate in various enrichment activities. Programs are fee based and registration is done directly with each organization. More details below. For financial subsidies please contact the school principal.

Mad Science
updated: March 5, 2019

Mad Science After School Club (Grades 1 – 7)

When: Wednesdays 3:10 – 4:10

Dates:  April 10, 17 & 24  May 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

Cost: $140 (includes tax)

Eight weeks of exciting hands-on science based activities.  Watch fascinating demonstrations, join in enquiry-based discussions, participate in individual and group experiments, and make amazing take-homes.  Mad Science will spark the curiosity and imagination of children with fun science activities that will help them understand the world around them.

Register here

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STEM2Space – Robotics and Coding
updated: March 15, 2019

Arcade Coding  – Stem2Space will be offering a fun & interactive coding program at Queen Elizabeth on Wednesdays after school 3:15pm – 4:45pm. The program will run from April 17th to June 19th.

Please click here to register.

For more information visit their website www.stem2space.com or call (604)259-2001.

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Crossfit Kids (Grades 4-7)
updated: February 27, 2019

Crossfit Kids (Grades 4-7)

Organizer: Crossfit West10
When: Thursday’s 12:25-12:55

April 18th – June 6th  (8 sessions)
Cost: $80

The goal of this program is to instill a love of fitness in children, while forming life-long relationships between fitness, good health and fun. Our program is designed to help build character and confidence, physical abilities, proper mechanics in functional movements and social skills.

Programme Description: Grades 4-7 Making fitness fun for kids of all ages and abilities. They will perform different workouts focusing on functional exercises and functional movements, and working together with the rest of the class. The kids will learn proper movement patterns, working in teams, and making fitness fun!

Registration: email info@crossfitwest10.com with Crossfit Kids in the subject line to register and receive the online payment link.

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Sea Smart
updated: April 2, 2019

Explore our fascinating oceans from the classroom!

Join us on an exciting ocean adventure with fun, interactive games and activities in Sea Smart’s Ocean Explorer after school program. Developed by a marine biologist with over 15 years of experience in conservation and education, Ocean Explorer is the best way to get your child’s feet wet in the world of marine biology!

Our classes are almost twice as long as other programs to accommodate parents’ long work days, and give more time for kids to develop amazing Ocean Awareness Projects! Your kids have so much fun they don’t even realize they’re learning outside of school! Bonus: Ocean Explorer helps your kids develop essential life skills like critical thinking, problem-solving, and teamwork, all while having fun and making the world a better place.

Register your child and their friends today!

ALL NEW CURRICULUM EACH TERM

For Grades 1 to 6
Dates: Thursdays, April 25th – June 20th
Time: 3:00 to 4:45 pm
Cost: $199 per child

Register online at: http://www.seasmartschool.com

Bursaries available. Contact info@seasmartschool.com to apply

For all nature lovers!  Join us to learn how forests and oceans are connected.

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Vancouver Chess School
updated: March 5, 2019

This comprehensive and progressive program allows students to learn how to play chess in the optimal manner by gradually increasing complexity. Within 1.5 class hour we will teach our students different chess concepts, solve a large variety of tactical exercises, play practice games and tournaments. In addition, our students can use a wide range of our own unique on-line resources and software for homework, class material and games.

Tuesdays, April 9th – June 18th
Join anytime!

Time 3:00pm – 4:30 pm
Location Lunchroom 142
Program Fees $15 per class paid in full upon registration

Register online at: http://www.vanchess.ca/groups

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More details available here: Chess Program Details

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