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STEMVOX offers schools and teachers opportunities to engage students in the joys of STEM using the latest in STEM technology and pedagogy. Choose from any number of topics that correlate to the Ontario curriculum. We provide half and full-day sessions from K-8. See below for the current offerings for the 2024-2025 school year.

STEMVOX in Schools is available on Mondays and Fridays only.

We are working on updating the topics below. For a full list, return by the beginning of June. Our full list of topics will be posted by then.

Programs

STEMVOX in Schools Upcoming Events

School/Classroom Requirements

We provide all of the materials required for any of the workshops below. We do require access to your WiFi and a whiteboard/screen for our projectors.

We will leave you with a full lesson plan for half-day or full-day sessions. These lesson plans will include Learning Goals, Success Criteria and instructions as well as a rubric for assessment purposes.

Classroom Programs


ProgramLengthGradeCost

Introduction to Micro: bits

Micro:bits opens a world of coding, electronics, and interactive learning for young students. This easy-to-use device encourages exploration of technology through engaging, hands-on projects, fostering critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

1/2 Day

3-5

$300

Micro:bits and Sensors

Explore STEM like never before with Micro:bits and sensors! Perfect for elementary classrooms, these tools make learning interactive and fun. Dive into coding, electronics, and data with hands-on projects that engage and inspire. 

1/2 Day

4-6

$300

Raspberry Pi Pico W and Sensors

Elevate STEM learning with the Raspberry Pi Pico W, the latest in affordable, wireless microcontroller technology. Paired with versatile sensors, it’s the perfect toolkit for engaging students in coding, electronics, and real-world data exploration. This tiny powerhouse enables learners to create projects that sense and interact with their environment, from weather stations to smart devices, fostering critical thinking and creativity. Ideal for educators aiming to integrate hands-on, project-based learning, the Raspberry Pi Pico W with sensors makes advanced technology accessible and captivating.

Full Day

6-8

$500

Introduction to Robotics

Dive into the fascinating world of robotics and unlock the potential of future technology today! Our beginner-friendly course is designed to guide you through the basics of robotics, teaching you how to design, build, and program your very own robots. With a hands-on approach, you’ll learn the fundamentals of mechanics, electronics, and coding, bringing your robotic creations to life.

Full Day

3-5

$500

More Coming Soon