Please note that on site school programs are unavailable until further notice. Stay tuned for the launch of our new virtual field trips.
What lies deep beneath the ocean’s surface? This program examines the different technologies used to study and explore the mysterious world that takes up almost 75% of Earth’s surface. Using virtual reality technology, your students will dive with whales and discover the ocean depths. Students will learn about ocean sounds and North Atlantic Right Whales using an iPad, rove the ocean floor using Ozobots, and learn to classify marine animals.
|Grade 6||Science and Technology –
Understanding Life Systems: Biodiversity
|Elementary Cycle 3||Science and Technology –
Living Things: Systems and Interactions
|Grade 7||Science and Technology –
Understanding Life Systems: Interactions in the Environment
|Secondary Cycle 1||Science and Technology –
The living World: Diversity of Life Forms
Please see the following document for more detailed curriculum links:
Before and after your museum visit, consult these activities – specially designed to extend learning in the classroom!
Make name tags to help the museum educator build rapport with students. Students may bring a lunch or purchase one from the museum’s café.
Teachers may preview the museum free of charge at any time, by presenting proof of their teaching status at the admission desk.
Consider familiarizing your group with our site with these tips to help plan your visit or by downloading a PDF document and PowerPoint presentation available below.
$9 per student.
Includes Museum admission.
A minimum fee of $135 will be charged per group.