AgVenture: From Sheep to Sweater

AgVenture: From Sheep to Sweater School Program

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

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.

CAFM
Canada Agriculture and Food Museum
Grade Level:
JK - Grade 4 (Ontario)
Preschool - Elementary Cycle 2 (Quebec)
Fee
Fees vary
Duration
40 minutes
Dates Offered
Nov 1, 2019 - Feb 28, 2020
Program Location
At Your School