Educational Programs

AgVenture: From Sheep to Sweater

AgVenture: From Sheep to Sweater School Program

Please note that this program is unavailable until further notice.


Bring the museum experience to your classroom with the AgVenture mobile education program.

Programs are adapted based on grade level.
Daycare: Ages 4 and up
Kindergarten to Grade 4 (ON) | Preschool to Elementary Cycle 2 (QC)

Program Description

What is a sheep? What are the responsibilities of shepherds and sheepdogs? How did pioneers turn a sheep’s fleece into clothing? This flexible program will allow your students to explore the properties of wool through fun activities.

Consult this Educational Activity Kit for ideas to extend the learning — and the fun!

FROM SHEEP TO SWEATER EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITY KIT

Curriculum Links

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ONTARIO QUEBEC
Kindergarten Science and Technology Preschool Competency 5 — To construct his/her understanding of the world
Grade 1 Science and Technology — Understanding Living Systems

Science and Technology —
Understanding Structures and Mechanisms
Elementary Cycle 1 Science and Technology
Competency — To explore the world of science and technology

Social Sciences
Geography, History, and Citizenship Education Competency—
To construct his/her representation of space, time, and society
Grade 2 Science and Technology — Understanding Living Systems Elementary Cycle 2 Science and Technology
Competency 2 — To make the most of scientific and technological tools, objects, and procedures

Social Sciences
Geography, History, and Citizenship Education
Competency 2—To interpret change in a society and its territory
Grade 3 Science and Technology
Social Studies — Heritage and Citizenship
   
Grade 4 Science and Technology — Understanding Life Systems    

Fees

Fees vary, depending on the number and combination of workshops.

Program Details

AGRICULTURE
Canada Agriculture and Food Museum
Grade Level:
JK - Grade 4 (Ontario)
Preschool - Elementary Cycle 2 (Quebec)
Fee
Fees vary
Duration
40 minutes
Dates Offered
Unavailable until further notice.
Program Location
At Your School