When I Grow Up
When I Grow Up
When I Grow Up
Mikaela doesn't know what she wants to be when she grows up so she follows her love of science to discover some amazingly STEM-related jobs. She meets lots of people – including a Google software engineer, a space technician, a AI computer scientist, and a Meteorologist– to see what they do at work. More
Ends
Mar 31 2020
Lang
English
Subtitle
Eng
Duration
15 Minutes
Episodes
26
Classification
G
Available on
Now Player & TV
  • When I Grow Up E26 -Space Technician
    EP26
    Space Technician

    Mikaela visits Natalie and Kristin, space technologists who are designing gadgets for use on other planets.

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  • When I Grow Up E25 -Firefighter
    EP25
    Firefighter

    Firefighter Jeremy shows Mikaela around a fire station. She learns what is needed to prevent and stop fires.

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  • When I Grow Up E24 -Tech Educator
    EP24
    Tech Educator

    Mikaela helps Tamar, a technology educator, teach young kids how to develop apps that help in their everyday lives.

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  • When I Grow Up E23 -Air Traffic Technologist
    EP23
    Air Traffic Technologist

    Mikaela meets an air traffic technologist. Her job is to support all the equipment that the air traffic controllers use.

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  • When I Grow Up E22 -High School Teacher
    EP22
    High School Teacher

    Mikaela meets a high school biology teacher. Mikaela teaches her first biology class and has fun being a teacher.

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  • When I Grow Up E21 -AI Computer Scientist
    EP21
    AI Computer Scientist

    Mikaela goes to a computer lab. She discovers how computers learn and how facial recognition programmes work.

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  • When I Grow Up E20 -Interior Designer
    EP20
    Interior Designer

    Mikaela visits a design agency and meets interior designer Meaghan. She learns about 3D technology.

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  • When I Grow Up E19 -Exhibit Developer
    EP19
    Exhibit Developer

    Mikaela meets an exhibit developer. His job is to create exhibits that help people learn science while having fun.

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  • When I Grow Up E18 -Water Technician
    EP18
    Water Technician

    Mikaela goes to a water treatment plant to meet a city water technician. He shows her the technology to clean water.

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  • When I Grow Up E17 -Forest Manager
    EP17
    Forest Manager

    Mikaela travels to meet a forest programme manager. Kerry teaches her about seeds, soil sampling and planting trees.

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  • When I Grow Up E16 -Physiotherapist
    EP16
    Physiotherapist

    Mikaela visits a sports medicine clinic and learns how physiotherapists can prevent and treat injuries.

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  • When I Grow Up E15 -Entomologist
    EP15
    Entomologist

    Mikaela goes to the Royal Ontario Museum to meet Antonia – an entomologist.

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  • When I Grow Up E14 -Urban Farmer
    EP14
    Urban Farmer

    Mikaela meets urban farmer Jonah, who grows fresh food inside all year round.

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  • When I Grow Up E13 -Cosmetic Chemist
    EP13
    Cosmetic Chemist

    Mikaela creates her own purple lipstick with the help of Sharon, a cosmetic chemist who develops new kinds of make-up.

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  • When I Grow Up E12 -Sports Statistician
    EP12
    Sports Statistician

    Mikaela meets sports statistician to discover how math and data are used to help athletes improve the performance.

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  • When I Grow Up E11 -Sound Editor
    EP11
    Sound Editor

    Mikaela goes behind the scenes to discover all about sound editing for TV and movies.

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  • When I Grow Up E10 -YouTube Studio Manager
    EP10
    YouTube Studio Manager

    Mikaela travels to the YouTube headquarters to meet studio manager Mark.

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  • When I Grow Up E9 -Veterinarian
    EP9
    Veterinarian

    Mikaela finds out what it's like to be a vet when she brings her dog Patty to an animal hospital and meets Dr. Andrea.

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  • When I Grow Up E8 -Chocolate Maker
    EP8
    Chocolate Maker

    Mikaela meets chocolate-maker Samantha and learns how to turn a cocoa bean into delicious chocolate.

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  • When I Grow Up E7 -Meteorologist
    EP7
    Meteorologist

    Mikaela meets meteorologist Ross to discover the science behind weather prediction and how to deliver the forecast.

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  • When I Grow Up E6 -Forensic Investigator
    EP6
    Forensic Investigator

    Mikaela goes to the police forensics unit on her search for a sandwich thief and gets tips from investigators.

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  • When I Grow Up E5 -Google Software Engineer
    EP5
    Google Software Engineer

    Mikaela goes to the Google headquarters to learn about app development. She creates an app to help clean her room.

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  • When I Grow Up E4 -Ice Cream Maker
    EP4
    Ice Cream Maker

    Mikaela discovers what goes on in an ice cream factory and creates her very own ice cream flavour.

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  • When I Grow Up E3 -Motion Caption Manager
    EP3
    Motion Caption Manager

    Mikaela visits a video game company and learn about motion capture. They turn Mikaela's movements into a dancing robot.

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  • When I Grow Up E2 -Robotics Engineer
    EP2
    Robotics Engineer

    Mikaela meets Allison, a robotics engineer who shows her the future of robots. They design a robot just for Mikaela.

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  • When I Grow Up E1 -Aquarist
    EP1
    Aquarist

    Mikaela meets Kat, an aquarist who takes care of lots of fish, sharks and a friendly octopus called Amelia.

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