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: August 31, 2018

Mad Science 8 Week Science Club (Grades K – 5)

When: Wednesdays 3:10 – 4:10

Dates:  September 26, October 3,10,17,24, November 7, 14, 2                                                     Please note: there is no session October 31st & an early start on November 7th @ 2:10pm

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: August 31, 2018

 

STEM2Space (Ages 6-8)

When: Friday’s 3:15-4:45     September 14 – December 7
Cost: $255

STEM2Space offers an after-school program where kids come together to train to be the next generation of scientists and innovators.  It’s time to learn Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Register here.

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Crossfit Kids (Grades 4-7)
updated: September 10, 2018

 

Crossfit Kids (Grades 4-7)

Organizer: Crossfit West10
When: Thursday’s 12:25-12:55                                                                                                        September 13 – December 13 (14 sessions)
Cost: $140

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.

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Sea Smart
updated: September 20, 2018

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 4
Dates: Thursdays, Sept 27-Nov 15, 2018
Time: 3:00 to 4:45 pm
Location: Room 112
Cost: $240 per child

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

Bursaries available. Contact info@seasmartschool.com to apply

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.

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Vancouver Chess School
updated: June 21, 2018

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, September 11th – December 11th
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: Queen Elizabeth – Fall term Chess Program

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