STEM RESOURCES AND LINKS
EXPLORE these resources to learn more about science, technology, engineering, and math. Some of these websites include games, events, camps, and other fun activities on these topics. Do you know of a really cool science or engineering resource that we should have up here? Let us know by sending us an email from our Contact Page.
WE FOR SHE – Leaders Program
The NextGen Leaders Program provides mentoring, workshops and inspiration to rally young women in high school to be bold in their careers.
Whizara offers structured live online coding classes for kids, taught by students of top tier universities.
A Canadian charity that provides a month-long summer program focused on STEAM to 800 students every year.
Igen Education Group
iGen Education is a Vancouver B.C. based education group that teaches the fields of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM), and integrates outdoor education.
Check out fun engineering activities for different age groups that can be done at home, online, or in the classroom.
Discover the world of DragonBox! Each app offers a unique experience that is interactive and engaging to give children a powerful digital learning experience.
Cubetto is the friendly wooden robot that will teach your child the basics of computer programming through adventure and hands on play.
CS Unplugged is a collection of free teaching material that teaches Computer Science through engaging games and puzzles that use cards, string, crayons and lots of running around.
Celebrating Exceptional Women
The Neuro has launched Neuro XXceptional - an exciting new year-long video series featuring women who tell us what drove them to become scientists and clinicians, and what they love about their work.
Online Coding Classes 2021
The impact of technology and it’s ever-growing importance in shaping our surroundings means coding is a valuable skill for any child to learn. It improves their problem-solving skills and logical thinking abilities.
Closing the Gender Gap
Women are represented far less in technical occupations than men. According to the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT).
Phylo WWest Card Deck
This deck, hosted by the Westcoast Women in Science, Engineering and Technology, is the STARTER deck for a hand building game that looks at awesome women in STEM.
The University of Victoria's Science Venture program has been delivering innovative science, technology, engineering, and math programming to Vancouver Island youth, 5-18 years of age.
A growing global movement which celebrates smart-girl individuality that’s revolutionizing our future.
A multimedia company challenging gender stereotypes with storytelling and STEM, as well as crafts and coding projects.
Canada Wide Science Fair
The Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) is the country’s largest annual youth STEM event.