EUReKA Workshops

What do we do?

The EUReKA! Team will visit your classroom and conduct a 90-minute presentation to your class. Teachers will be able to choose from some of 7 new topics, depending on the age range, which cover many areas of science such as engineering, physics, biology, and chemistry. 

How much is it?

A single workshop within Kamloops is $75.00. Out-of-town workshops are $90.00 to cover travelling expenses.

We supply all the materials needed and leave your class with additional resources for projects that are easy to repeat at home or in the classroom.

*BONUS: Book a whole day (3 workshops) at your school, and save $20.00 off the total. This can be with different teachers or the same teacher with different topics.

When is it?

Eureka will be making these workshops available to you during these time slots 1) before recess 2) between recess and lunch and 3) after lunch and on the following dates: weekdays beginning May 11th until June 19th, 2020.
Attention teachers
: workshop booking will begin on April 8th! More information will be sent out in March.

 


Workshop Topics 

2019 PRIMARY WORKHSHOPS (K - 2)

Let's Get Bees-y

To bee or not to bee? That is the question. Let’s get down to bees-ness about bees in this bumpin’ workshop. We’ll make sure you won’t bumble through these activi-bees by giving you the sweet nectar of life: information! If ya like jazz, this workshop will be music buzzin’ in your ears. Let’s pollinate some i-bee-as and help your knowledge blossom. Bee-lieve in what you hear because we’re not pollen you’re leg; you’ll hive a great day! We think so ourselves: this workshop is not too sha-bee!

DNA Debut!

Let’s transcribe some DNA and get this protein synthesis started! We’ll develop a strong backbone; get ready to drop the base! You will soon under-strand what makes it all work. Guanine to know more? The E! Team will help you relax and unwind as we replicate this cool workshop across town. Unzip your jacket, roll up your sleeves, and put on your science genes; get ready to copy this information into your brain!

Ever Changing Evolution

Naturally select this workshop to learn some cool science. We won’t be monkeying around in the capeable hands of the E! Team. We’ll be ready to Darwin some games. Don’t finch as we fly around and compete for knowledge! We have mutated this workshop to be fit for your classroom. Be ready to improvise, adapt, and overcome extinction-level problems as we drift through the workshop!

 

 

2019 INTERMEDIATE WORKSHOPS (3-5)

Fires, Tornados, and Earthquakes, Oh My!

You won’t be in Kansas, but you’re going to think it’s September with all this Earth, Wind, and Fire; get ready to delve into some disasters! Get fired up with this earth shattering workshop. You’ll be blown away in this whirlwind of learning! We are gonna shake things up; this workshop is straight fire! Trust us, it’s lit. Get ready to have information funneled into your brain; it’ll rock your world!

Phenomenal Physiology

Does the circulatory system get your blood pumping? Want a workshop with a lot of heart? Look no further! Join the E! Team as we circulate knowledge digest the facts. Students will discover how the body works together to keep things flowing smoothly. The E! Team will take your breath away as we sink our teeth into the anatomy and physiology of the digestive, respiratory, and circulatory systems. By the end you’ll be saying “Body systems are the bomb-diggity!”

Codemakers Presents: Profound Packet Privacy

Destination: Science! Source? The E! Team! We’ll package this information and give it to you; no password needed! You won’t get packet-lost along the way with the algorithms we have for you. Not sure how to navigate the network? Soon you’ll be able to remove interferences and acknowledge the information in your brain. By the end of this- malware beware! You’ll be safe and secure, so let this workshop be a gateway to new knowledge.

 

2019 SENIOR WORKSHOPS (6-7)

Neat-O Neuroscience

Are your students neurons? Cause they seem full of potential! Do you lobe neuroscience? Because if so, this workshop is a no-brainer! Let the E! Team cell-ebrate the wonders of the brain in this workshop. So if it sounds like a good fit for your class, just give us a brain wave and let us know! After this braintastic workshop, your hippocampus will be saying “Thanks for the memories!” and your students will be electrified! If these puns are starting to give you a headache, you can be resting potential assured that these are an al-or-nothing thing at EUReKA! Don’t let this seemingly boggling brain science make you nerve-ous about neauroscience!

Into the Intermolecular

Having a hard time understanding solubility? Let the E! Team break it down for you! We will dissolve all of your problems away with this attractive workshop. Still feeling repelled? Don’t be negative, we will help you understand this dense material. Let us dive into the intermolecular and learn some crackalackin’ chemistry!

Codemakers Presents: Profound Packet Privacy

Destination: Science! Source? The E! Team! We’ll package this information and give it to you; no password needed! You won’t get packet-lost along the way with the algorithms we have for you. Not sure how to navigate the network? Soon you’ll be able to remove interferences and acknowledge the information in your brain. By the end of this- malware beware! You’ll be safe and secure, so let this workshop be a gateway to new knowledge.