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Classes at Engineering For Kids of Toronto - York Region

Offering the Coolest Enrichment Programs Around

Why Do Parents Love Our After-School Activities & Classes?

Parents love Engineering For Kids for many reasons, some of which include:
  • We create a learning enrichment environment that’s suitable and enjoyable for children between the ages of 4 and 14
  • Our esteemed educators are highly trained, kind, and compassionate
  • We offer a variety of programs at different times to accommodate almost any schedule

Studies show that children enjoy going to school when they have fun after-school activities to attend. Our enrichment classes serve as the perfect win-win for parents and children alike. They also allow children to create new interests and build friendships that can last a lifetime.

Winter 2020

    Aurora

    In partnership with the Town of Aurora

    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Aerospace Engineering)

    Age: 4-7

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    The youngest engineers will build a science Rover Robot and learn how to code the robot to move around safely. They will also be introduced to the fundamental concepts of aircraft and through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct rockets, parachutes and more.

    • Day: Saturdays
    • Start Date: January 18th, 2020 ( 8 weeks)
    • Time: 4:30:pm – 5:30pm
    • Fee/Class: $156
    • Registration Code: 15927
    • Location: The Aurora Family Leisure Family Complex
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    Engineering For Kids (Theme Park Mania: Java Minecraft)

    Age: 8-12

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    This program will have students build their very own Minecraft amusement parks! Students will have to navigate a number of engineering and teamwork challenges to do so. Students will draft blueprints and plans for their parks on paper before beginning to create it in Minecraft to make it as much like the process of designing a real amusement park as possible.

    Note:
    Students attending Minecraft Java classes will require to have their own Minecraft account for the computer, If they do not already have an account, it can be purchased on www.minecraft.net. This account will continue to be a student's account during and after the class and students can continue to use it to play Minecraft on their home computer.

    • Day: Saturdays
    • Start Date: January 18th, 2020
    • Time: 3pm – 4pm
    • Fee/Class: $156
    • Registration Code: 16055
    • Location: The Aurora Family Leisure Family Complex
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    Richmond Hill

    In Partnership with the City of Richmond Hill

    Electrical Engineering

    Age: 8-12

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    Without electrical engineers, our world would be vastly different. Items from simple radios to computers and even some cars are run on electricity.
    The curriculum for the Electrical Engineering program is designed to introduce students to the concepts of circuit design, building, and maintenance through various hands-on activities including conductors, Resistors, Electric Magnet.

    • Day: Tuesdays
    • Start Date: January 14, 2020
    • Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
    • Fee/Class: $195 / 8 weeks
    • Registration Code: 40510
    • Location: Richmond Hill Langstaff Community Centre
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    Galactic Crafting: A Minecraft JAVA Class

    Age: 12-14

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    This program will immerse students in a fascinating intersection of aerospace and civil engineering, the design of extraterrestrial buildings and structures. Using a modified version of Minecraft, students will be challenged to design and build a self-sustaining habitat for themselves on the Moon. Students will learn to use the Engineering Design Process to work through a simulated version of the challenges of space travel in the relatively familiar setting of Minecraft.

    Note:
    Students attending Minecraft Java classes will require to have their own Minecraft account for the computer, If they do not already have an account, it can be purchased on www.minecraft.net. This account will continue to be a student's account during and after the class and students can continue to use it to play Minecraft on their home computer.

    • Day: Tuesdays
    • Start Date: January 14, 2020
    • Time: 7:30pm – 8:30pm
    • Fee/Class: $195 / 8 weeks
    • Registration Code: 40514
    • Location: Richmond Hill Langstaff Community Centre
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    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Aerospace Engineering)

    Age: 4-7

    During Junior Robotics classes, students build a Science Rover Robot and learn to program the Robot to explore other planets!

    The Junior Aerospace Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct rockets, parachutes and more

    • Day: Wednesdays
    • Start Date: January 15, 2020
    • Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
    • Fee/Class: $195 / 8 weeks
    • Registration Code: 43422
    • Location: Richmond Hill BoyviewHill Community Centre
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    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Aerospace Engineering)

    Age: 4-7

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    During Junior Robotics classes, students build a Science Rover Robot and learn to program the Robot to explore other planets!

    The Junior Aerospace Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct rockets, parachutes and more.

    • Day: Sundays
    • Start Date: January 12, 2020
    • Time: 10:30pm – 11:30pm
    • Fee/Class: $195 / 8 weeks
    • Registration Code: 43434
    • Location: Richmond Hill Elgin West Community Centre

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    Thornhill

    Thornhill Community Centre Library

    Mission To Mars: Robotics & Coding

    Age:8-12

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    Students will explore different ways in which a robot could be utilized to explore a distant planet (Mars).

    Building Robots, Coding, Sensors, Launching to Mars,…

    • ·Day: Sundays
    • ·Date: February 9, 16, 23 & March 1, 2020 (4 classes)
    • ·Time: 3:15 - 4:15 pm
    • ·Fee/Class: $99+HST
    • ·Location: Markham Library at Thornhill Community Centre

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    Robotics + Aerospace Engineering

    Age:4-7

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    The youngest engineers will build a science Rover Robot and learn how to code the robot to move around safely. They will also be introduced to the fundamental concepts of aircraft and through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct a rocket.

    • Day: Sundays
    • Date: February 9, 16, 23 & March 1, 2020 (4 classes)
    • Time: 2 - 3 pm
    • Fee/Class: $99+HST
    • Location: Markham Library at Thornhill Community Centre

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    Winter 2020: Our Partner Programs

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    Adrienne Clarkson Public School - Richmond Hill


    Engineering Club ( Robotics/ Coding + Mechanical Engineering)
    Lunchtime classes

    Grade 2- 3

    In this 5 weeks program, students will explore 2 different engineering worlds:

    Robotics / Coding Classes
    Students will explore different ways in which a robot could be utilized to explore a distant planet (Mars). Building Robots, Coding, Sensors, Launching to Mars,…

    Mechanical Engineering Classes
    Students will experiment Potential & Kinetic Energy by designing mechanical machines like: Roller Coaster!

    • Day: ThursdayDate: January 9, 16,23
    • February 6,13
    • Time: Noon - 1 pm
    • Fee/Program: $90
    • Location: Library Room at Adrienne Clarkson Public School

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    Redstone Public School - Richmond Hill


    Engineering Club ( Mechanical Engineering + Toy Making Classes)

    Grade 2,3 & 4

    In Mechanical Toy making classes, the youngest engineers will be introduced to fundamental concepts of energy, materials, and movement. Students will explore and construct different toys throughout this program including : Roller Coaster, Catapult , Rolling Rambler, Lever and More.

    • Day: Tuesdays
    • Date: February 4, 11, 18, 25 and March 3, 2020
    • Time: Noon - 1 pm
    • Fee/Program: $90
    • Location: Library Room at Redstone Public Schoolic School

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    Richland Academy Private School - Richmond Hill


    Junior Mechanical: Widgets and Gadgets

    Grade: JK - Grade 1

    The Junior Mechanical Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of energy, materials, and movement. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct their own catapults, cars, and more.

    • Date: January 16,23
    • February 6,20,27
    • March 7
    • Time: 4 - 5 pm
    • Location: Richland Academy, Richmond Hill

    Register: Through the Richland Academy office.


    Spring 2020 Classes

    Aurora

    In partnership with the Town of Aurora

    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Marine Engineering)
    Age: 4-7

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    What causes something to sink or float? How can engineers help explore and protect the ocean below? These questions and more are all explored in Junior Marine. In this program, students explore the concepts of marine engineering and mechanics, harnessing the power of water, and discovering designs that help us make the impossible, possible. Also, by using Lego Robots, students learn to build and code a Floodgate for flood prevention!

    • Day: Saturdays
    • Start Date: April 18, 2020 ( 8 weeks)
    • Time: 4:30:pm – 5:30pm
    • Fee/Class: $166
    • Location: The Aurora Family Leisure Family Complex
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    Engineering For Kids (3D Printing: Minecraft Creations)
    Age: 8-12

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    3D printing and Minecraft both represent boundless opportunity for creating even our wildest of ideas! In 3D Printing: Minecraft Creations, students will explore the basic concepts of 3D printing and computer-aided design, or CAD, to bring their most awesome Minecraft creation to life.Students will take their Minecraft design out of the world of Minecraft and learn how to extrude it into a 3D model!

    • Day: Saturdays
    • Start Date: April 18, 2020 ( 8 weeks)
    • Time: 3-4 pm
    • Fee/Class: $166
    • Location: The Aurora Family Leisure Family Complex
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    Richmond Hill

    In Partnership with the City of Richmond Hill

    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Marine Engineering)
    Age: 4-7

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    What causes something to sink or float? How can engineers help explore and protect the ocean below? These questions and more are all explored in Junior Marine. In this program, students explore the concepts of marine engineering and mechanics, harnessing the power of water, and discovering designs that help us make the impossible, possible. Also, by using Lego Robots, students learn to build and code a Floodgate for flood prevention!

    • Day: Sundays
    • Start Date: April 5, 2020 ( 8 weeks)
    • Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am
    • Fee/Class: $195
    • Registration Code: 50081
    • Location: Elgin West Community Centre
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    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Marine Engineering)
    Age: 4-7

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    What causes something to sink or float? How can engineers help explore and protect the ocean below? These questions and more are all explored in Junior Marine. In this program, students explore the concepts of marine engineering and mechanics, harnessing the power of water, and discovering designs that help us make the impossible, possible. Also, by using Lego Robots, students learn to build and code a Floodgate for flood prevention!

    • Day: Tuesdays
    • Start Date: April 7, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 4:30 - 5:30 pm
    • Fee/Class: $195
    • Registration Code: 50080
    • Location: Langstaff Community Centre
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    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Mechanical Engineering)
    Age: 4-7

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    The junior Mechanical classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of energy, material and movement through open and focused exploration.Students explore and construct mechanical machines such as roller coaster, catapult. Also by using LEGO® Robots, students learn how to create and operate their creation robots by using computer.

    • Day: Sundays
    • Start Date: April 5, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 1-2 pm
    • Fee/Class: $195
    • Registration Code: 52753
    • Location: Ed Sackfield Arena and Fitness Studio
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    Engineering For Kids (Robotics + Aerospace Engineering)
    Age: 4-7

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    During Junior Robotics classes, students build a Science Rover Robot and learn to program the Robot to explore other planets.The Junior Aerospace Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students
    explore and construct rockets, parachutes and more.

    • Day: Sundays
    • Start Date: April 5, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 2:15 - 3:15 pm
    • Fee/Class: $195
    • Registration Code: 52755
    • Location: Ed Sackfield Arena and Fitness Studio
    Register Here

    Engineering For Kids (3D Printing: Minecraft Creation)
    Age: 8-12

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    3D printing and Minecraft both represent boundless opportunity for creating even our wildest of ideas! In 3D Printing: Minecraft Creations, students will explore the basic concepts of 3D printing and computer-aided design, or CAD, to bring their most awesome Minecraft creation to life.Students will take their Minecraft design out of the world of Minecraft and learn how to extrude it into a 3D model!

    • Day: Tuesdays
    • Start Date: April 7, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 6-7 pm
    • Fee/Class: $195
    • Location: Langstaff Community Centre
    Register Here

    Engineering For Kids (Theme Park Mania: Minecraft Class)
    Age: 12-14

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    This program will have students build their very own Minecraft amusement parks! Students will have to navigate a number of engineering and teamwork challenges to do so. Students will draft blueprints and plans for their parks on paper before beginning to create it in Minecraft to make it as much like the process of designing a real amusement park as possible.

    Note:
    Students attending Minecraft Java classes will require to have their own Minecraft account for the computer, If they do not already have an account, it can be purchased on www.minecraft.net. This account will continue to be a student's account during and after the class and students can continue to use it to play Minecraft on their home computer.

    • Day: Tuesdays
    • Start Date: April 7, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 7:30 - 8:30 pm
    • Fee/Class: $195
    • Registration Code: 51799
    • Location: Langstaff Community Centre

    Register Here

    Newmarket

    In partnership with the Town of Newmarket

    Junior Robotics + Aerospace Engineering
    Age: 4-7

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    During Junior Robotics classes, students build a Science Rover Robot and learn to program the Robot to explore other planets.The Junior Aerospace Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students
    explore and construct rockets, parachutes and more.

    • Day: Saturdays
    • Start Date: April 11, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 2:15 - 3:15 pm
    • Fee: $166 +$5 RAS
    • Location: Ry Twinney Recreation Complex,Newmarket
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    Engineering Club (Mechanical + Marine Engineering)
    Age: 8-12

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    Participants will explore the Engineering Design Process to design, create and test several types of Marine & Mechanical Engineering machines such as roller coasters, racing cars, basic boats, paddleboats and more. Learn how kinetic & potential energy assist engineers to design machines!

    • Day: Saturdays
    • Start Date: April 11, 2020 (8 weeks)
    • Time: 1-2 pm
    • Fee: $166 +$5 RAS
    • Location: Ry Twinney Recreation Complex,Newmarket
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    Out of This World Reviews

    • "The kids learned to program, design robots and fall in love with the world of Engineering."

      - Trudy