Robotics & Coding for Elementary Schools Recently we had the opportunity to visit an elementary school in Toronto. It was a workshop on Coding & Robotics for Elementary Schools. Kids were very interested. They listened with huge interest and participated passionately. The concepts of programming and
You live in the northern parts of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Finding good and exciting birthday party ideas in Richmond Hill is not an easy job. You have tried almost all of the available parties offered by big names. Your kid doesn't like to see that huge mouse or shoot their friends to get
STEM programs in elementary schools of Ontario are becoming increasingly commonplace. More and more teachers are holding regular events for their students.Students usually love these programs and enjoy the lessons. Parents are also on board and very well aware of the importance of STEM education in their child's future career. In the following lines you
Holding your kid's birthday party at home has a lot of advantages. You are in control when it comes to what kind of food to be served. You don't need to carpool the guests. And many more other reasons that you already know. Now that you know the benefits, we are going to present
Hour of Code which usually happens in early December is a good reminder to educators (and parents alike) that learning about science and technology should be taken seriously. Teachers across the world prepare a special program to teach the basics of coding to their students. In this short blog, we'll offer you 5 tips
In case you have missed it, people have been going nuts over escape rooms these days. From murder mysteries to axe throwing, paint bomb and even some in the outdoor. Even though escape room games are good for team building, family bonding and having fun But none of the above options are really appropriate for children.
More and more, emphasis is being put on science, technology, engineering and math or STEM for schools. In Canada, fields relating to science and technology are becoming increasingly relevant, economically and in our day-to-day lives. STEM plays a key role in youth in that it builds skills that will help them in their future careers
Recently, a new type of party becoming popular among kids and adults alike is the escape room party, where participants have to use their heads to escape a locked room before their time runs out. Escape room parties require you to think quickly and explore all possibilities, anything can be a clue that can
Teachers all across the country have realized teaching coding literacy to students has numerous benefits. They have taken the challenge. Increasingly more teachers are now incorporating STEM subjects including coding literacy into their repertoire. For some teachers, teaching coding literacy or other STEM subjects comes naturally. For some others it is a little bit
Summer is sizzling, and our STEM summer camps enrichment programs keep running and educating children. This is part of Genius Owl's special services for schools. We have offered these workshops in all kind of schools: private, public, childcare centres, community centres and more. Teachers love Genius Owl's STEM summer camp programs. They understand the
This past weekend as part of our "STEM in Schools" program we ran a two hour workshop for students of the Leacock Foundation. It is a non-profit that provides "fee-free, enriched literacy and leadership opportunities to empower youth from underserved communities in Toronto, Canada and Eastern Cape, South Africa, through a unique community partnership model."
It is that time of the year again. We at Genius Owl like most of you are getting ready for the event. After our very successful experience of running Halloween Rock Art workshop, now we are offering the opportunity of celebrating Christmas through your child's creativity and imagination. Spots are filling up quickly, so