STEM classes

Classes that explore science, technology, engineering, and math


STEM programs inspire children to pursue careers in fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. With hands-on instruction provided by trained and experienced educators, students engage learning and personal development in STEM class. Below the lists of STEM activities, learn more about advantages kids and teens gain.  Read more

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    Brain Power Enrichment Programs   
    Brain Power (IN-PERSON and VIRTUAL) is an innovative leader in enrichment education for bright and gifted students. Brain Power is a transformative model for what gifted education should be about in the GTA.

    Bathurst Manor/Clanton Park, Toronto; Hamilton; Vaughan
    Education: Instructor lead (group)
    • Ages 6 to 18 (Coed)
    • Program, Virtual Program
    • from $80
    programclassvirtualprogramcoed 80 6-18 2Bathurst Manor/Clanton Park, TorontoHamiltonVaughanOnlineOntarioNorth-York
    Zebra Robotics   
    Robotics and coding after-school, weekend, competition, and summer camp classes that are virtual classes for students from Grade 2 to 12. Serious STEM learning with a unique curriculum and wholesome support system!

    Burlington; Milton; Mississauga
    Education: STEM
    • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program, Virtual Program
    • from $30
    daycampprogramclassvirtualprogramcoed 30 7-17 3BurlingtonMiltonMississaugaOnlineOntario
    BrainTech Robotics   
    BrainTech Robotics offers experiential camp & year round STEM based virtual/augmented reality programs for youth 7-17 years of age to develop skills in technology, robotics, coding and virtual / augmented reality.

    Fort York, Toronto
    Education: STEM
    • Ages 10 to 17 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
    • Day Camp, Program, Virtual Program
    • from $500
    daycampprogramclassvirtualprogramcoedallgirlsallboys 500 10-17 5Fort York, TorontoOnlineOntarioDowntown
    Code-it Hacks   
    Blend of 5 flavors in our Kids Coding & Robotics Camp in Toronto! Learn to Code, Learn to build: Robotics & Circuits, Outdoor play:Logic Games & a field trip to a tech company! Never a dull moment in our camps & programs

    Bloor West Village, Toronto; High Park, Toronto
    Computer (multi)
    • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program, Virtual Program
    • from $250
    daycampprogramclassvirtualprogramcoed 250 5-17 8Bloor West Village, TorontoHigh Park, TorontoOnlineOntarioWest-End
    Zebra Robotics - Toronto Danforth   
    We help kids in grades 1 to 12 develop a passion for STEM in our coding and robotics classes and camps. Personalized learning in small groups delivered in person or online. Opportunity to join robotics competition teams!

    Riverdale, Toronto
    Computer: Technology
    • Ages 6 to 18 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program, Virtual Program
    • from $150
    daycampprogramclassvirtualprogramcoed 150 6-18 11Riverdale, TorontoOnlineOntarioEast-End
    Exceed Robotics   
    State of the art centres teaching kids Robotics, Coding and AI. Year-around curriculum and weekly March & Summer Camps. Our goal is to inspire kids to find their passion in STEM. Try a class for free

    Mississauga; Richmond Hill; Thornhill
    Computer: Robotics
    • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed)
    • Day Camp
    • from $90
    daycampcoed 90 7-17 16MississaugaRichmond HillThornhillOnlineOntario
    TAC Sports - Toronto Athletic Camps   
    TAC Sports, TAC Aquatics and Lifetime Skills Academy (LSA) specialize in sports, swim and S.T.E.M programming. Ages 4-16, Co-ed. Year round Camps, Lessons, Academy and House Leagues across the GTA! Grow, Learn, Lead!

    Christie Pits, Toronto; Don Mills, Toronto; Hogg's Hollow, Toronto; Markham; Thornhill
    Sport (multi)
    • Ages 3.5 to 16 (Coed)
    • Day Camp
    • from $250
    daycampcoed 250 3.5-16 17Christie Pits, TorontoDon Mills, TorontoHogg's Hollow, TorontoMarkhamThornhillOntarioMidtown, North-York
    Zebra Robotics - Brampton   
    Zebra robotics helps to build strong foundation by teaching STEM concepts and prepare them to design, build, and program robots.

    Brampton
    Computer: Robotics
    • Ages 5 to 18 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program
    • from $280
    daycampprogramclasscoed 280 5-18 22BramptonOntario
    The STEAM Project   
    Camps and classes for creative girls and boys who love science, technology, robotics, and design projects. Our kids learn while they experiment, invent, digitally fabricate, and build projects with their own hands!

    Markham; Richmond Hill
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 5 to 15 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program, PA Day, Virtual Program
    • from $30
    daycampprogramclasspadayvirtualprogramcoed 30 5-15 23MarkhamRichmond HillOnlineOntario
    Code Ninjas Mississauga West   
    World class coding and robotics curriculum for kids. After-school programs, Camps, Birthday Parties and much more. Virtual Classes also available.

    Mississauga
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 5 to 18 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program
    • from $129
    daycampprogramclasscoed 129 5-18 26MississaugaOnlineOntario
    Canadian Association for Girls in Science   
    This award-winning club, founded in 1992, is Canada’s largest and longest-running STEM club for girls, nonbinary, and gender nonconforming youth aged 7-16.

    Mississauga; Ottawa; Vancouver Island
    Education: STEM
    • Ages 7 to 16 ( Girls)
    • Program
    • from $75
    programclassallgirls 75 7-16 28MississaugaOttawaVancouver IslandBritish Columbia, Ontario
    Programs offering STEM as an activity
    Code With Us   
    A leading Silicon Valley based EDTech company offering top quality coding and robotics classes and camps. Online live classes and camps with a 3:1 student to teacher ratio.

    Downtown West, Toronto; Vancouver
    Computer: Programming (multi)
    • Ages 6 to 18 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $295
    virtualprogramcoed2956-181Downtown West, TorontoVancouverOnlineBritish Columbia, OntarioDowntown
    iD Tech   
    In 1999, our family pioneered the very first tech camps for kids and teens. We’ve since grown from 280 to 50,000 students per year, spreading our Silicon Valley startup culture around the world and online.

    Computer: Technology
    • Ages 7 to 19 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $60
    virtualprogramcoed607-194Online
    WillowWood School Camp and Summer School   
    WillowWood offers 3 different summer programs: camps for Grades 1-6, skills programs for Gr. 7-9 and high school credits for students in Grades 9-12.

    Don Mills, Toronto
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 6 to 17 (Coed)
    • Program
    • from $300
    programclasscoed3006-176Don Mills, TorontoOntarioNorth-York
    Sylvan Learning of Port Credit   
    With our personalised teaching and dedicated teachers, each and every unique student learns and grows!

    Mississauga
    Education: Academic/Tutoring (multi)
    • Ages 5 to 18 (Coed)
    • Day Camp
    • from $30
    daycampcoed305-187MississaugaOntario
    Focus Learning Academic Centre   
    An academic enrichment learning centre committed to igniting the love of learning among children and teens with over 20 course offerings in the Language, STEM, and Leadership streams. Visit us at www.focuslearning.ca

    Don Mills, Toronto
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 7 to 16 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $240
    virtualprogramcoed2407-169Don Mills, TorontoOnlineOntarioNorth-York
    Reidmount Discovery School   
    Virtual Saturday classes, for all students who needs to excel, enhance or accelerate their academics. Our teachers will work to improve your child's grades from JK-Grade 12 for Math, English, Science, Writing and Coding.

    Throughout British Columbia, Ontario (6)
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 3 to 18 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $600
    virtualprogramcoed6003-1810Harbourfront, TorontoBramptonBurlingtonMississaugaVancouverOnlineBritish Columbia, OntarioDowntown
    Camp Can-Aqua   
    A traditional camp with diverse programming & exceptional instruction, we believe in teaching kids compromise, patients & empathy. Fun is a given. Through thoughtful & individualized programming, our campers thrive here.

    Haliburton Highlands; Oakville; Ottawa
    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 5 to 17 (Coed)
    • Overnight Camp
    • from $2,565
    overnightcampcoed25655-1712Haliburton HighlandsOakvilleOttawaOnlineOntario
    Power of Words Academy   
    Enrichment Writing & Public Speaking Programs offered year round for kids 7-15. Select in-person classes (North York and Mississauga Campuses) or online classes (delivered using the Zoom platform and Google Classroom).

    Don Mills, Toronto; Markham; Mississauga
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 7 to 14 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program, Virtual Program
    • from $175
    daycampprogramclassvirtualprogramcoed1757-1413Don Mills, TorontoMarkhamMississaugaOnlineOntarioNorth-York
    Sidney Ledson Institute   
    Trad./Innovative: AM- Math, English, STEM (entrepreneurship, financial literacy, coding, python, web)/ PM- 2-week workshops:Art & Architecture, Animals & Archeology, Ancient Civilizations & Astronomy, and Magic & Mystery

    Don Mills, Toronto
    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 2.5 to 14 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Virtual Program
    • from $300
    daycampvirtualprogramcoed3002.5-1414Don Mills, TorontoOnlineOntarioNorth-York
    Cyber Square - Coding for Kids   
    Online Coding Courses For Age 5 and Above: Preparing kids for the future with coding and entrepreneurship skills. Enjoy instructor-led live online coding classes for kids at your comfort

    Pickering
    Computer: Programming (multi)
    • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed, Girls, Boys)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $90
    virtualprogramcoedallgirlsallboys907-1715PickeringOnlineOntario
    Crescent Camps   
    Our Camps and Programs reflect Crescent School's excellence in academics, robotics, athletics, business, the arts and leadership, with highly qualified, enthusiastic instructors and staff.

    North Toronto, Toronto
    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 4 to 13 (Coed)
    • Program, Virtual Program
    • from $525
    programclassvirtualprogramcoed5254-1318North Toronto, TorontoOnlineOntarioUptown
    Huntsman Marine Science Centre   
    Connect to the natural world through our hands-on marine biology programs, experiences the power of the worlds largest tides, and develop a great understanding of the marine environment!

    St Andrews
    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 5 to 18 (Coed)
    • Overnight Camp, Day Camp, Program
    • from $40
    overnightcampdaycampprogramclasscoed405-1819St AndrewsNew Brunswick
    Code Ninjas Mississauga (Port Credit)   
    March-Break/Summer camp and after school programs focusing on computational literacy and STEM programming. Learn coding skills by building your own video games. Kids have fun, parents see results!

    Mississauga
    Computer (multi)
    • Ages 5 to 14 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program
    • from $104
    daycampprogramclasscoed1045-1420MississaugaOntario
    Brick Works Academy   
    The Best Technology summer camp in the region! Your children and friends are super excited about our Lego Robotics, Minecraft Computer Camp, Pokemon Designer, and YouTube camps! In-person and virtual programs available

    Throughout Ontario (11)
    Education: STEAM
    • Ages 5 to 13 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $250
    virtualprogramcoed2505-1321Forest Hill, TorontoKingsway Park, TorontoLansing , TorontoCambridgeGuelphHamiltonKitchenerLondonWaterlooOnlineOntarioEtobicoke, Midtown, North-York
    Real Programming 4 Kids   
    Your child can learn game programming without wearing a mask! Currently, all our classes are online. RP4K introduces kids and teens to the fundamentals of computer programming. FREE 45 min trial class.

    Throughout Ontario (6)
    Computer: Programming (multi)
    • Ages 7 to 17 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $670
    virtualprogramcoed6707-1724Kingsview Vilage, TorontoOakvilleOshawaRichmond HillOnlineOntarioEtobicoke
    Oxford Learning High Park   
    Oxford means a personalized learning experience for your child. Veriety of programs for the students of all ages. Learning takes a fun turn. Our students are excited to learn!

    Bloor West Village, Toronto
    Education (multi)
    • Ages 4 to 12 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program, Virtual Program
    • from $100
    daycampprogramclassvirtualprogramcoed1004-1225Bloor West Village, TorontoOnlineOntarioWest-End
    Prestige School Summer Programme   
    A day camp with weekly themes that incorporate adventurous outings, artistic creations, scientific experiments, and much more.

    Willowdale, Toronto; Richmond Hill
    Traditional (multi activity)
    • Ages 4 to 12 (Coed)
    • Virtual Program
    • from $400
    virtualprogramcoed4004-1227Willowdale, TorontoRichmond HillOnlineOntarioNorth-York
    Skill Samurai Toronto   
    Fun and Educational afterschool coding classes that teach students the fundamentals of software development. Great Summer Camps that provide Coding and technical instruction along with plenty of outdoor activities.

    The Beach, Toronto
    Computer: Gaming
    • Ages 8 to 15 (Coed)
    • Day Camp, Program
    • from $149
    daycampprogramclasscoed1498-1529The Beach, TorontoOnlineOntarioEast-End
    Panda Mandarin Language Programs   
    Panda Mandarin makes language learning FUN, ENGAGING, and AUTHENTIC. We teach Mandarin classes to children virtually & in-person, for all ages and skills. Come join us for a free trial and meet our amazing team!

    Bedford Park, Toronto; Mimico, Toronto
    Education: Language Instruction
    • Ages 2 to 13 (Coed)
    • Day Camp
    • from $325
    daycampcoed3252-1330Bedford Park, TorontoMimico, TorontoOnlineOntarioEtobicoke, Uptown


     

    What do children learn in STEM classes?

    STEM classes are academically stimulating extracurriculars that expand children’s learning in math, science, engineering, and technology. While these topics are explored directly in class, niche topics are also introduced, including everything from game design to medical science, and robotics to programming. As kids create physical and virtual-based projects, they gain valuable life skills like collaboration, independent learning, and project management.

    STEM classes let kids see how these disciplines impact their daily lives. For example, a class may teach kids to code and engineer small machines like flashlights and calculators. In this, kids recognize how common machines apply engineering, math, and science, as well as technology. The experiential learning format of classes in STEM lets students work with and develop skills in these various disciplines. 

    While STEM classes are mostly after-school programs, there are also tutoring sessions led by certified educators. Here, kids receive direct attention and feedback from instructors. Though some STEM classes are entirely free, most range from $100 or $200. Despite some programs for girls, most kids STEM programs are coeducational.

    Advanced STEM programs

    Kids unlock future career and academic opportunities in more advanced STEM programs. These programs are often led by university professors or experts in the field who mentor teens as they develop complex projects in fields like robotics, Python programming, and other areas. Some advanced STEM programs are conducted through top universities such as Queen’s or York, etc. Kids create postsecondary-level projects in these upper level STEM classes. 

    Why enroll in a STEM program?

    STEM programs satisfy children’s natural curiosity and encourage them to explore the scientific and technological world. Some other things children can expect from these classes include:

    • Ignite a passion for learning. Experiential learning, gameplay, and collaboration make learning more exciting for children. Children will approach school and other academic activities with more enthusiasm than ever.
    • Gain hard skills. 21st century job applicants with a concrete set of hard skills have a big advantage in the marketplace. STEM program graduates are well one their way to gaining management skills, strategy development skills, and advanced computer literacy.
    • Development of both independence and collaboration. Children are provided a balance between independent and collaborative work in programs. They work with others to construct projects while problem-solving and completing small tasks on their own. Learn more about how camps and programs develop independence and social skills.
    • Unique career trajectories. Although science, technology, engineering, and math careers are in sight for graduates of these programs, more unique jobs in architecture, urban planning, or meteorology are also possible. 
    • STEAM camps and classes encourage students to go one step further, integrating the arts. Kids can seamlessly transition to these programs with their STEM training.


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