What is our primary source of heat and light? How do the daily and seasonal cycles of the Earth affect everyday life? Students will answer these questions and more with a trip to the museum’s inflatable planetarium. They will discover the technologies that allow Canadians to enjoy our seasons. They will also be introduced to the concepts of heat, light, day, and night, as they explore the changing seasons.
Kidergarten: Belonging and Contributing, Self-Regulation and Well-Being, Demonstrating Literacy and Mathematics Behaviours, Problem Solving and Innovating
Grade 1: Science and Technology – Earth and Space Systems: Daily and Seasonal Changes
Preschool: To construct their understanding of the world
Elementary Cycle 1: Science and Technology – Earth and Space: Systems and Interaction
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 an informational document and a class presentation available below.
Reference the following chaperone guides during your group's visit for tips on how to engage students with the exhibits.
$9.75 per student.
Includes Museum admission.
A minimum fee of $146.25 will be charged per group.