Hours and Location

Ocean Explorers

Ocean Explorers School Program

Program Description

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.

Curriculum Links

ONTARIO

Grade 6: Science and Technology – Life Systems: Biodiversity

Grade 7: Science and Technology – Life Systems: Interactions in the Environment

QUEBEC

Elementary Cycle 3: Science and Technology – Living Things: Systems and Interactions

Secondary Cycle 1: Science and Technology –The Living World: Diversity of Life Forms

Teacher Resources

Complete your experience with the Ocean Explorers Digital Learning Kit and Museum Mission.

Reference the following chaperone guides during your group's visit for tips on how to engage students with the exhibits.

Chaperone Guide 8 to 12 years

Chaperone Guide 12 to 15 years

Teacher Tips

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.

DOWNLOAD INFORMATION FOR PLANNING YOUR VISIT (ZIP, 6 MB)

Fees

$9.75 per student.
Includes Museum admission.
A minimum fee of $146.25 will be charged per group.

Program Details

SCITECH
Canada Science and Technology Museum
Grade Level:
Grade 6 - Grade 7 (Ontario), Elementary Cycle 3 - Secondary Cycle 1 (Quebec).
Fee
$9.75 per student
Duration
75 minutes
Dates Offered
November 1, 2022 to June 2, 2023
Max Group Size
30
Program Location
At the Museum