Workshops for Elementary or High Schools
MAKE A VIDEO AD
We’ll check out how your favourite brands use ideas, images, and words to get you to love their stuff! Then we’ll become the designers - The Marketing Brainiacs! Create your own product and brand. Write your own script! Perform on Camera and make a Video!
CREATE VIDEOS TO STOP THE ZOMBIES
It’s a Zombie Apocalypse! Yikes! Our job is to create videos help people survive, prosper, or defeat the Apocalypse. HOW you ask? Create inventions and market them! Make a Public Service Announcement or a “How-to” video that helps people stay safe or stay positive!
MAKE A GOOD NEWS VIDEO
Explore how some of your favourite brands use artistic ideas to get us to love their stuff! Then, put your brains together with other students to design content with uplifting messages. Create your own sketches, look up real-life “feel- good” stories to tell, and then perform on camera to make a video!
Ideas are abundant in this dynamic workshop! Come up with amazing new ideas or new simple solutions to old problems!
Every invention has to be SOLD!
See how the best marketers do it and then write your own script!
Perform on camera and make a Video!
MOVIE MANIACS MAKE A MOVIE TRAILER
You like movies? Us too! You’re invited to become a Movie Maniac. We’ll check out great scenes and trailers from movies you’ve definitely heard of! Then, it’s your turn! Create your own million-dollar movie idea!
Write your own script.
Perform on camera and make a trailer!
Acting and Improv
THE IMPROV INFLUENCERS
Don’t "be yourself" during this crazy improvisational adventure! Create characters, make up crazy stories, write and perform some sketch comedy. Produce at least one really great performance that you will show off during our final Online Showcase. If you’re shy or if you’re not shy, this is the activity for you!
IMPROV INFLUENCERS "INTENSE"
Do you like to act, impersonate, or just talk a lot? Would you like to boost your confidence and have some fun with other students? This is the activity for you! In this “next level” activity, you’ll create your own versions of popular movies, shows, or themes. We’ll be playing some fun Improv games and producing some great short productions!
Sound and Voice
MAKE YOUR OWN RADIO PROGRAM No matter who you are or what you like, you can create something for radio! We’ll discover how radio entertains, informs, and even sells. Brainstorm ideas and write short scripts that are funny, educational, or inspirational. Then perform and record your own content for one final radio program that we will upload and share with our schools!
MAKE YOUR OWN VOICE DEMO
Do you love radio, animated shows or movies? Do you impersonate people or make weird sounds with your voice? If you ever dream of performing using your voice, it all starts with a demo! We'll work on different content that you can put into a demo of your won and you'll even learn how to perform and edit your sound!
100% Safe And Fun And Useful!
These Workshops Increase Morale, Provide Opportunities To Socialize With Other Students And Also Offer Top-of-the-line Deep-learning.
These Workshops Can Be Offered As Extra Curricular Activities Or As Enrichment Projects Delivered For Teachers Who Want Something That Is Turnkey!
Your Project-Launching Workshop!
This dynamic workshop guides students to collaborate using their skills and interests to create innovative entrepreneurial or community projects. This workshop is a great start for Clubs or groups of students that are interested in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Environment, Arts or Community Development.
Yes. Seriously. Just games! Get ready to be part of an exclusive activity that is just meant to entertain you. (If you learn something, that is a bonus! But it isn’t intentional – or is it?). You will play some great group and online games every week! No experience required. Guaranteed fun and simple for everyone. The games selected for this activity will give students a chance to socialize, participate in team-building, be creative, and build community!
IT'S MY BUSINESS Mastermind Group
f you dream of becoming a millionaire, or making the next viral video, or would just like to learn how to build on an idea you have, this group is for you. Check out how the biggest companies build their brands and figure out how we can build a small idea into something massive! Create a logo, plan your own project, get help from other students just like you! There are lots of possibilities
THE ECO DEFENDERS - ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION GROUP Come up with ideas that can help the environment in your school, in your community or in the world! This group will brainstorm ways to create cool content and videos to share with other students or on social media. Funny, scary, informative, or smart videos can make a difference! Plus, they’re fun to watch!
Lester B. Pearson School Board
The Incubator has been used as a pedagogical tool by hundreds of teachers at our school board. We are most grateful for the Incubator which will inspire students to develop project ideas to identify and solve problems.
English Montreal School Board
An extraordinary teacher and an outstanding practitioner of the communicative approach. He stays calm (and) motivates through force of personality and good preparation…I have not ever seen a teacher as successful with students as he is.
National Film Board of Canada
His kind of dedication, energy and good humour is what our young people need.