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Engineers and architect looking at blueprints on construction site

Careers in Building and Design

Students explore careers that involve designing and building structures and devices.
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Careers in Building and Design

Welding trainee

Exploring Skilled Trades and Apprenticeships

Students explore a variety of skilled trades careers and learn about training requirements.
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Exploring Skilled Trades and Apprenticeships

Student presenting to peers

Demonstrating Skills in Technological Careers

Students will learn and demonstrate skills required in a career of interest.
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Demonstrating Skills in Technological Careers

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Learning About Technological Careers

Students will research careers and post-secondary pathways related to their current course. 
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Learning About Technological Careers

Aircraft mechanic

Aerodynamic Aviation Careers

Students will examine the aerodynamics of an airplane with the goal of improving an existing design and will explore careers associated with such a process.
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Aerodynamic Aviation Careers

Help wanted sign

Help Wanted: STEM Career

Students will produce a Help Wanted Ad that lists the skills, personality attributes and job conditions for a specific career/job title. 
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Help Wanted: STEM Career

Checking the inside of a pipe

Crack the Code: Water Systems

Students learn about the water treatment process as they complete a digital “escape room” on a Google site.
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Crack the Code: Water Systems

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Attributes and Skills of Innovators

Students explore the attributes and skills that can make someone a successful innovator.
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Attributes and Skills of Innovators

Light bulb and cord in shape of a head

Light and Sound Inventions that Changed the World

Students will explore the societal impacts of inventions involving light and sound.
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Light and Sound Inventions that Changed the World

Construction worker with house plan

Careers with Form and Function

Students explore careers that involve the concepts of form and function.
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Careers with Form and Function

Recycled bottle bird feeder

Innovating with Form and Function

Students use their understanding of form and function to design an innovative object or device.
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Innovating with Form and Function

Side table with mug and vase

Noticing Form and Function in Our Lives

Students will explore how the form and function of common objects and structures are related.
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Noticing Form and Function in Our Lives

Volcanologists looking at glowing lava

Career Exploration : Volcanologist

Students construct a model of a volcano and explore the career of a volcanologist.
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Career Exploration : Volcanologist

Engineers at work

Exploring Engineering Careers

Students will learn about the different types of engineering and the various post-secondary pathways available.
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Exploring Engineering Careers

Ethical hacker

Careers of the Future

Students will learn about potential careers of the future and create their own job description.
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Careers of the Future