ESU Online Program

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Disappointed that ESU’s Spring Programs were cancelled due to COVID-19?

Check out these resources to give you a glimpse of what it is like to participate in ESU’s programs at Queen’s University!

  • Schedule mirrors our 3-day, 15 hours of course instruction programs
  • Resources cover topics from some of our most popular courses
  • All resources are free
  • Resources can be completed independently and encourage self-exploration
  • Teambuilding games and resources for you to stay connected to the Queen’s community

Click on any box in the schedule below to begin!

Day 2

10:30 AM - BREAK

Noon - LUNCH

2:30 PM - BREAK

Day 3

10:30 AM - BREAK

Noon - LUNCH

Human Anatomy

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This YouTube series provides you with a richer, more complete understanding of how your body works.

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Play these anatomy games to enhance your anatomy skill.

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This interactive game will help you learn about the major bones of the body.

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Download this free app to take an interactive virtual tour of the museum’s buildings and collections.

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Learn about the capabilities of our organs. Includes downloadable 3D files and activity sheets.

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Play this interactive game to learn about the major superficial muscles of the body.

Art History & Visual Art

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Visit the Agnes’ website to explore their collection, watch videos from their digital archives, and read their print publications.

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This game is a great way to consolidate knowledge about hue, saturation, complementary, analogous, triadic and tetradic colours.

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Download this file for a step-by-step lesson on painting a tulip. Send your finished project to KSOA and they will post your work.

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Explore the stories behind the art from around the world.

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Visit the world’s largest art museum by virtually touring its exhibition rooms and galleries.

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Paint your choice of mandalas online, or print different mandalas to colour by hand.

Lake Ecology

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Take a dip in the jar to learn about some common types of smaller pond life. Then learn about how you can collect microscopic pond life on your own.

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Explore the major species in each lake and learn about the ecosystem energy flow (who eats or is eaten by whom).

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Use this chart to keep track of your water usage over the course of a week. You will probably be amazed at the amount of water you actually use.

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Queen’s EEB Seminars

Join Queen’s graduate students and professors in this weekly seminar series about Evolution, Ecology, and Behaviour (EEB).

Language: Beginner Mandarin Chinese & Spanish

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This free app makes learning a new language fun and engaging with gamification poured into every lesson.

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Learn a language with thousands of video clips of native speakers and fun and effective games to practice your skills.

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Choose from a variety of games to test your basic knowledge of Mandarin Chinese words, numbers, and phrases.

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Reading & Writing Chinese Character

Grab a piece of paper and a pencil and follow along with this interactive website while you learn how to write Chinese characters.

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This website can help you learn 868 useful Spanish words quickly and easily through a vocabulary section and an activities section. 

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Variety of online games to test your basic knowledge of Spanish words, numbers, and phrases.

Programming

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Codecademy is an education company. But not one in the way you might think. We’re committed to building the best learning experience inside and out, making Codecademy the best place for our team to learn, teach, and create the online learning experience of the future.

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We are surrounded by computer programs, but what are they? Learn what computer coding or computer programming is and why it’s important. The first step to becoming a super-star computer programmer!

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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community where Member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop Web standards used across the internet

Engineering

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Codecademy is an education company. But not one in the way you might think. We’re committed to building the best learning experience inside and out, making Codecademy the best place for our team to learn, teach, and create the online learning experience of the future.

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We are surrounded by computer programs, but what are they? Learn what computer coding or computer programming is and why it’s important. The first step to becoming a super-star computer programmer!

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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community where Member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop Web standards used across the internet

Canadian & Local History (Kingston, ON)

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Adventure through various war exhibitions such as the Battle of Vimy Ridge and the War of 1812.

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Take a virtual tour of Bellevue House, home to Canada’s first Prime Minister.

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This documentary from CBC tells the stories from one of the oldest prisons in the world.  

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Take a virtual tour of The Canadian History Hall where you will explore the journey of country and its people.

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Take a virtual tour of the former Canadian military facility.

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Explore the museums online and try one of their virtual scavenger hunts.

Pathology

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Hang the jib grog blossom galleon cutlass topgallant Jack Tar cog jib lateen sail avast. Squiffy broadside Letter of Marque Jack Tar crimp code of conduct take a caulk dance the hempen jig clap of thunder topsail. Bucko bilged on her anchor Shiver me timbers gabion marooned lugger piracy gangway avast tender.

Kinesiology

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This resource package enables students to explore science concepts and examine their application in sports.

Creative Writing

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Looking for story ideas? This website will give you inspiration for your next novel, film, or short story and help you draft a plot.

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Create poems and share them with your friends and family.  

Suggested Activities

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Living in Residence

  • Virtual Tours & Videos of Queen’s Residences – Explore Queen’s 17 different residences. Fun fact, ESU’s May residence programs historically have been in Victoria Hall, while our August residence programs have previously been in Leggett, Watts, and Gordon/Brockington.

Teambuilding

Minute to Win It 

Baloon Challenge