General Information

Activity Morning is a half-day of science and engineering presentations designed to entertain and educate. It is held on the morning of Judging Day from 9:00 am to Noon. The show is open to ALL BASEF participants and classes booked by teachers from the BASEF catchment boards.
The theatre doors open at 8:30 am with classes accepted through the first presentation from 9:00 – 9:30 am to accommodate busing restrictions.
You are strongly encouraged to arrive before 9 am so you do not miss any of the show!

BASEF Students

All students participating at BASEF are guaranteed a seat at Activity Morning.


This event is open to Grade 7-8 classes. Information packages will be available through the Board Representatives in December.

Registering Your School

Email: with your school information:

  • contact person,
  • number of students,
  • expected arrival time, and
  • number of buses (if using bus transportation).

Seating is limited and assigned on a first-come basis.

Important Information

  1. There will be no food or drink in the auditorium.
  2. Classes attending Activity Sessions must be accompanied by a teacher. This should be treated
    as a school trip. (There will also be room for additional volunteer help…just mention the
    numbers in the registration email.)
  3. Classes will not be allowed into the gym to see the BASEF projects. (Public viewing of
    projects will be Saturday Morning 9 am to Noon. All are encouraged and welcome to come at
    this time.)
  4. Busing will be the responsibility of individual schools.
  5. Bus drop off and pick up will be at the Main Entrance. A package of information has been provided to the teachers attending.
  6. The presentation will be one continuous three-hour session – please plan accordingly.
  7. All routes are wheelchair accessible.
  8. Please enter and exit the theatre quietly as classes and testing will be going on. Make every
    effort to keep your classes lined to one side of the hallway to avoid congestion.
  9. Mohawk Security has full authority on campus.