In-School Programs

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In-School Programs In-School Programs are designed for districts 61, 62, and 63 and surrounding independent schools. They are held in local school classrooms during the school year, from September until June. All In-School programs are also available on-site at the regular hourly rate of $80.

From Dino Bones to Indiana Jones
(Grades 1 to 7. Duration: 1.5 hours. Cost: $130)
What are fossils, how are they formed and what do they tell us about the ancient earth? We'll go prospecting, put together our own dinosaur and make a cast of a real fossil to take home. Available: Sep to Jun, Monday to Thursday, a.m. or p.m.


Travelling Owl Program
(Kindergarten to 6. Duration: 1 hour without pellets; 1.5 hours with pellet dissection. Cost: $95 or $130 with pellets provided)
We will look at the amazing world of owls through props, dissected owl pellets and owl music to teach your class about local owls. If you wish your class to dissect their own owl pellets, there is an additional ½ hour of program time. Ce programme est disponible entièrement en français. Available: Sep to Jun, Monday to Friday, a.m. or p.m.

 

Travelling Spider Program
(Kindergarten to 5. Duration: 1 hour. Cost: $95)
Spider Dress-up, props and charts will demonstrate the biology of arachnids, the life cycle and scientific groupings of local spiders. Live spiders, exoskeletons and silk are featured. Ce programme est disponible entièrement en français. Available: Sep to Jun, Monday to Friday, a.m. or p.m.

 

Travelling Snake Program
(Kindergarten to 7. Duration: 1 hour Cost: $95)
Our popular travelling program comes to your classroom with charts and hands-on material including snake skins, bones and live snakes. Ce programme est disponible entièrement en français. Available: Sep to Jun, Monday to Friday, a.m. or p.m.

 

Travelling Bat Program
(Kindergarten to 4. Duration: 1 hour. Cost: $95)
Weird, mysterious and even a little bit scary, bats are fascinating creatures. Through story, props and specimens we will explore the remarkable adaptations of bats to their nocturnal habitat. Ce programme est disponible entièrement en français. Available: Sep to Jun, Monday to Friday, a.m. or p.m.

 

Portable Pond Program

Grades 1 to 4. Duration 1 hour. Cost: $95 (only available in class)

We'll bring our portable pond to your classroom to introduce your students to the creatures of the wetlands through hands-on discovery.Available: Sep to Jun, Monday to Friday, a.m. or p.m.

 

To book a program use our booking form - download a copy here.

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