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Education Programs

Introducing THEMUSEUM+ Online Learning. With diverse exhibitions and engaging programs, we are proud to offer an extensive range of museum experiences designed to support and enhance the lessons taught in your classrooms. All of our programs are offered using the D2L Brightspace platform to ensure easy registration and participation.

Group Rates

Interested in participating in one of our Education Programs? Check out pricing here.

SCHOOL GROUP RATES

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Primary and Junior Programs

Permanent Programs

With direct connections to the curriculum, permanent programs enrich classroom learning.

Descriptions

Along the Lines of Colour (K – Gr. 4)

Curriculum Connections – The Arts: Visual Arts

Unleash your inner artist and explore the world of colour! Investigate how artists use colour, texture, shape, and line to create different feelings, ideas and messages through their art. Learn how to paint like the masters and complete a colour-filled art challenge.

The Power of Light (Gr. 4)

Curriculum Connections – Science and Technology: Understanding Matter and Energy

Do gooders unite! Explore the powers of light in our super heroes in training program. Learn how to harness the properties of light to create your own superhero gadgets.

StarLab Presentations (Gr. 1 – 6)

Curriculum Connections – Science and Technology: Understanding Earth and Space Systems

Take your class on a virtual trip of the stars. Understand planets, moons, stars, and satellites while you travel through space and uncover mysteries of our solar system!

Technically Speaking (Gr. 4 – 6)

Curriculum Connections – Language Arts

Examine media and its influence on people. Explore your environment and use your imagination to take photos of the key elements of a story. Use them to create a story board of your very own adventure!

The Underground Studio MakerSpace Programs

Students will learn through experimentation, exploration, and by ‘failing’ forward in our one-of-a-kind workshops.

Descriptions

Conduction Junction – Circuitry and Soldering (Gr. 1 – 5)

Curriculum Connections – Science and technology

Using conductive tape, students will learn how a circuit works to create their very own light up card!

Hello, Mr. Robot (Jr.) – Computer Programming (Gr. 1 – 6)

Curriculum Connections – Mathematics; Science and Technology; Language Arts

In this workshop, students will learn about computer programming and coding! Students have the opportunity to explore the Scratch platform and program their own short animation.

Exhibition Programs

Students will explore the exhibitions in exciting and educational ways to ignite curiosity and encourage critical thinking.

Descriptions

Virtual Exhibition Tours (K – Gr. 6)

Curriculum Connections – The Arts, Social Studies

Take a virtual tour through our newest exhibition ALARM: Agents for Change | Facing the Anthropocene. Take action and learn about the effects on our climate.

Themed Programs

Students are provided with a full day of immersive, interactive and hands-on programming.

Descriptions

Indigenous Intersections (Gr. 4 – 6) 

January – June, 2021
Curriculum Connections –
Social Studies

Students will have the unique opportunity to learn about the traditions and culture of Indigenous communities through a variety of interactive and engaging workshops.

Medieval Week (Gr.4)

January – June, 2021
Curriculum Connections –
Social Studies

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Students will travel back in time and experience the challenges, intrigue and excitement of living during medieval times.

Space Quest  (Gr. 6)

January – June, 2021
Curriculum Connections –
Science and Technology

Blast Off! Provide your students with an experience that is out of this world. Explore the stars and learn about life in space.

STEAM Weather Week  (Gr.6)

January – June, 2021
Curriculum Connections –
Science, Math & Engineering

In this program, students will learn all about the weather! Learning all about how weather works, students investigate how it affects climate change and humans thro

EDUKITS

Hands-on learning kits designed to provide your students with unforgettable experiences without even leaving the classroom!

Descriptions

Unwrapping Egypt – Edukit (Gr. 4)

Curriculum Connections – Social Sciences, Language Arts, Science and Technology

Unwrap over 3,000 years of history, culture and tradition while exploring the Egyptian civilization.

Intermediate and Senior Programs

Permanent Programs

With direct connections to the curriculum, permanent programs enrich classroom learning.

Descriptions

StarLab Presentations (Gr. 7 – 12)

Curriculum Connections – Science and Technology: Understanding Earth and Space Systems

Take your class on a virtual trip of the stars. Understand planets, moons, stars, and satellites while you travel through space and uncover mysteries of our solar system!

The Underground Studio MakerSpace Programs

Students will learn through experimentation, exploration, and by ‘failing’ forward in our one-of-a-kind workshops.

Descriptions

Hello, Mr. Robot (Sr.) – Computer Programming (Gr. 7 – 12)

Curriculum Connections – Mathematics; Science and Technology; Language Arts

In this workshop, students will learn about computer programming. Using the TinkerCad Circuits platform, students will use advanced programming to make a virtual Arduino blinking light! Physical Arduinos are not included.

Exhibition Programs

Students will explore the exhibitions in exciting and educational ways to ignite curiosity and encourage critical thinking.

Descriptions

Virtual Exhibition Tours (Gr.7 – 12)

Curriculum Connections – The Arts, Social Studies

Take a virtual tour through our newest exhibition ALARM: Agents for Change | Facing the Anthropocene. Take action and learn about the effects on our climate.

Themed Programs

Students are provided with a full day of immersive, interactive and hands-on programming.

Descriptions

STEAM Weather Week (Gr. 7 – 8)

January – June, 2021
Curriculum Connections –
Science, Math and Engineering

In this program, students will learn all about the weather! Learning all about how weather works, students investigate how it affects climate change and humans through a variety of activities and workshops including making a windmill that powers a small LED.

EDUKITS

Hands-on learning kits designed to provide your students with unforgettable experiences without even leaving the classroom!

Descriptions

Surviving Nature Unleashed – Edukit (Gr. 7 – 12)

Curriculum Connections – Social Studies, History and Geography

Explore the impact of Mother Nature on our planet and society through various activities including THEMUSEUM’s popular original board game Disaster Strikes!