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    Let’s Talk Science Challenge Online - Eastern Time Zone

    The Let's Talk Science Challenge is now available in an online format including a weekly quiz show and an engineering challenge you can do at home.

    The live quiz show will be offered each Thursday from 10-11 am ET beginning April 16.

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    Let’s Talk Science Challenge Online - Pacific Time Zone

    The Let's Talk Science Challenge is now available in an online format including a weekly quiz show and an engineering challenge you can do at home.

    The live quiz show will be offered each Thursday from 1-2 pm PT beginning April 16.

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  • Let's Talk Science Outreach volunteer works with students to do a hands-on science activity

    All Let's Talk Science Challenge events are cancelled

    Let's Talk Science continues to closely monitor developments related to COVID-19 across Canada and around the world. Our primary focus remains on the health and safety of youth, volunteers, educators, staff and everyone with whom we come into contact.

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  • Mathletics at McGill University Event

    Math-letics!

    May 20th - , 2020

    Who’s the better soccer player - Messi or Ronaldo? According to the FIFA 20 video game, Messi is rated 94 and Ronaldo 93 (out of 100). In this interactive activity hosted by Let's Talk Science Outreach at McGill University, you will find out how EA sports uses math to determine these ratings, and you’ll make your own rating system to see who you think is better.

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  • Volunteer Webinar May 20

    Resumé Writing: Telling your Story

    May 20th, 2020

    This workshop provides career support to volunteers by helping them use a job description as a framework for writing a resumé. The workshop introduces tools to talk about skills developed as a volunteer on a job application.

    Can’t make the date? Register and the webinar recording will be available after the event.

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  • Volunteer Webinar May 27

    Values in Leadership

    May 27th, 2020

    In this leadership session, we will work with Let's Talk Science volunteers and site coordinators to identify and explore their core values and discuss how it impacts them as leaders. As a leader, your values will dictate how you behave, make decisions and react to certain situations.

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    Young Computational Thinkers - Early Years Educators

    May 27th, 2020

    The earlier we introduce children to coding, computational thinking and the vocabulary that is used, the more comfortable they will become in our increasingly digital world. Utilizing unplugged activities, early years educators will develop an understanding of computational thinking skills and competencies.

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    Young Computational Thinkers - Early Years Educators

    May 29th, 2020

    The earlier we introduce children to coding, computational thinking and the vocabulary that is used, the more comfortable they will become in our increasingly digital world. Utilizing unplugged activities, early years educators will develop an understanding of computational thinking skills and competencies.

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    Creative Collaborators - Early Years Educators

    June 3rd, 2020

    In this digital world, it is increasingly important that children be introduced to coding, computational thinking and the vocabulary that is used, at an early age.  In this workshop aimed at designing creative solutions to relevant problems informed through data, early years educators will experience activities that focus on building the computational thinking skills of decomposition, abstracti

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    Creative Collaborators - Early Years Educators

    June 5th, 2020

    In this digital world, it is increasingly important that children be introduced to coding, computational thinking and the vocabulary that is used, at an early age.  In this workshop aimed at designing creative solutions to relevant problems informed through data, early years educators will experience activities that focus on building the computational thinking skills of decomposition, abstracti

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  • Volunteer webinar June 25

    Creative Collaborators: Solving Problems Using Data with K-6

    June 25th, 2020

    Explore how micro:bits are used in the new Living Space outreach workshop and additional activity extensions. Help students use data to design creative solutions for relevant, real-world problems.

    Can’t make the date? Register and the webinar recording will be available after the event.

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  • Volunteer Webinar July 7

    Fostering Empathetic Design: Design Thinking and Programmable Devices with 7-9

    July 7th, 2020

    Learn about the design thinking process to help students choose empathy-driven solutions to real world problems.

    Can’t make the date? Register and the webinar recording will be available after the event.

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National STEM Projects

Engage your students in real science

Natural curiosity and the thrill of discovery engages participants in Let’s Talk Science’s national science projects. Available for all grade levels, these projects are based on real scientific problems.

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Our volunteers are catalysts for learning

Our trained and enthusiastic Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteers pass on their passion for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to Canada’s future citizens.

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