Educational Programs

All About Milk

a dairy cow at the museum

Program description

Through two-way video conferencing, students meet the dairy cows and calves. Students get a close-up view of the characteristics and needs of cows and their young. They also learn how farmers milk cows, and which other mammals are raised for their milk.

Note: This program is virtual via Zoom, Google Meet, or the platform of your choice.

Curriculum links

Ontario:
Kindergarten: Problem Solving and Innovating
Science and Technology — Understanding Life Systems
Grade 1 - Needs and Characteristics of Living Things
Grade 2 - Growth and Changes in Animals
Grade 4 - Habitats and Communities

Quebec: 
Preschool: To construct his/her understanding of the world
Quebec Elementary 
Mathematics, Science and Technology: Science and Technology
Cycle 1: To explore the world of science and technology
Cycles 2: To make the most of scientific and technological tools, objects and procedures

Teacher tips

An educator from the museum will connect with your classroom using videoconferencing software. Through your web camera and the chat feature, the educator will see and interact with the students throughout the session. See the attached document for tips and tricks for connecting with your class.

PLANNING YOUR VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP (PDF)

After you book your program, we will provide information about the program set up and any supplies you/your students will need to maximize your experience.

* If you are booking additional programs for the same day and at the same museum, a $50 discount will be applied to subsequent programs.

Reservations

Booking requests can be made through our Online Reservation Request Form.

You can also connect directly to our Customer Relations team:
Email: contact@IngeniumCanada.org
Phone: 613-991-3053 or 1-866-442-4416

Program Details

AGRICULTURE
Canada Agriculture and Food Museum
Grade Level:
K - Grade 4 (Ontario)
Preschool - Elementary Cycle 2 (Quebec)
Fee
$100 ($50 for additional programs)*
Duration
40 minutes
Dates Offered
November to June
Max Group Size
35
Program Location
At Your School
Online