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Program Description & Details

Engage your students and their creativity by bringing this educational trunk into your classroom. Students will engage with natural materials that Indigenous people used in building their rich culture. Everything is engaging in this new kit, from precious Coast Salish ‘tools’ to visual aids in order to transform students back in time.

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Duration: 
Full Day
For Grades: 
4, 5, 6, 7
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Offered In French: 
No
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Examine the culture of the Sto:lo people through the museum’s vast collection. Enjoy a hands-on learning experience that focuses on the lifestyles of the people who have occupied the banks of the Fraser River for millennia. Explore the culture, diet, and family life of the regions’ first inhabitants.

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Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
3, 4, 5
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Offered In French: 
No
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Students will be introduced to the history of environmental art with a focus on the ephemeral artwork of Andy Goldsworthy. Working together, students will collect objects, create compositions, and troubleshoot basic engineering requirements for their collaborative artworks.

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Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
3, 4, 5, 6, 7
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Offered In French: 
No
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Crafts, caroling, and storytelling help bring the holidays to life in the rustic classroom as the regular Lochiel program is modified with festive activities that would have been typical of the holiday season in a turn-of-the-century one-room schoolhouse.

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Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
1, 2, 3
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Offered In French: 
No
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Students will dive deep into the waters of the Pacific Coast to explore the animals that call the Pacific Coast home. They will choose an animal from the Pacific Coast to focus their art project and to inspire their creativity. Learning everything from their animal’s adaptability in the local B.C. environment to their survival needs, students are eager to create a vivid art piece representing their animal.

City: 
Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
2, 3, 4, 5
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Offered In French: 
No
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Students transform into small Salmon Fry in this art program where their imagination is ignited by the lifecycle of Salmon. Students will experiment with watercolor paint and paper, trying out techniques such as salt and wax, blending, and washes in order to create their very own salmon ecosystem.

City: 
Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2
Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
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Students will be introduced to the artwork of Emily Carr and her travels to visit First Nation’s villages on the Skeena River and Haida Gwaii that inspired her artwork. Students will create an Emily Carr inspired composition using watercolour.

City: 
Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

Students take a walk through the medical maladies of the past by handling old doctor’s tools, playing plaguing games, and discovering the innovations and breakthroughs that have brought the field of medicine from misguided to miraculous.

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Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
6, 7
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Times Offered: 
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Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

The Surrey International Children's Festival helps teachers’ fuel curiosity and creative thinking. Join us! We host school groups on Thursday, May 21st or Friday, May 22nd of our 3-day festival. This year, performances in French and English for K-7 students are coming to us from BC, across Canada and Brooklyn, NY. We present high quality programming and hands-on arts activities by artists and educators. Your students can explore drama, music, movement and visual arts as unique languages for creating and communicating. Indigenous stories and traditions, storytelling, nature play and art making will excite and challenge students of all ages. It's in our mandate to keep the festival as accessible as possible and we’re proud to say that ticket prices have not increased since 2010! Do it all, in one beautiful setting that's easy to get to. Join us in May for a hassle-free, relevant and affordable field trip for your class.

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Duration: 
See notes.
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
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Offered In French: 
Yes
Program Description & Details

This Winter wrap up warm, grab your camera, and embark on this unique journey to view the spectacular bald eagles that gather in the Brackendale area of Squamish, British Columbia, every year.

As you travel the lower Cheakamus and Squamish Rivers, observe, photograph and learn about the local population of wintering eagles as our expert guides share their knowledge of the bald eagles, aboriginal legends, local area, river features, and flora and fauna with you.

Don’t forget to take in the breathtaking scenery of the Stawamus Chief, Shannon Falls, Mount Garibaldi, and the Coast Mountains of British Columbia. Enjoy your time with your friends, teachers, parents, and nature during this idyllic interpretive wildlife float and learn about the world-renowned Squamish Valley and its thriving eagle population.

Finish your Winter Eagle Float Tour at a cozy restaurant for a warm hearty meal.

Duration: 
Half Day
For Grades: 
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
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Times Offered: 
Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

Self-guided field trips are suitable for students of all ages and are available year-round. Browse our menu of self-guided tours, lesson plans, guides and scavenger hunts to design the perfect day for your students at the Garden. Self-guided programs allow for customized tours with ample time for a visit to VanDusen’s Elizabethan Maze.

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Duration: 
See notes.
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

Based on the BC curriculum, Stillwood's Outdoor Eduation Program is designed to take classroom learning outside in a practical and hands-on approach. Our aim is to help students learn in the outdoors while applying critical thinking and problem solving, as well as developing teambuilding and leadership skills. The Program can cover a broad variety of subjects, particularly science, mathematics and geography, and also encourages the development of critical thinking and analysis skills. 

Duration: 
See notes.
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
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Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

Our multi-day programs are the best way to improve your ski and snowboarding skills. Progressive lessons at 1.5 hours each week will take your skills to a whole new level! Half and full day lessons also available upon request. 

We offer both 4 and 8 week progressive programs starting at $229.00 for lift, lessons and rentals. prices vary during the Low and Mid week periods. Contact us today for more information on pricing and booking: Groupsales@sasquatchmountainresort.ca 

Our 4-Week program includes a FREE Flex Pass and our 8-Week program includes a FREE Season Pass!!

Coordinators recieve a FREE Seasons Pass with groups of 20+ for 4 & 8 week programs! 

 

City: 
Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
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Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

Sasquatch Mountain Resort is the perfect place to take your students for a day of fun on the slopes. We offer 1.5 hour lessons (including rentals if needed) to go along with your full or half day lift tickets.  

Even if you are an avid ski/snowboarder, a lesson with a certified instructor makes all the difference in the world. They help build your skills and confidence on the hill in a fun and interactive way. 

City: 
Duration: 
90
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
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Times Offered: 
Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No
Program Description & Details

This program is intended for those first time ski or snowboarders that aren't quite sure which style they prefer. This 3 Day package will introduce young kids to all the activities we offer at Sasquatch Mountain Resort including skiing, snowboarding, treking, and tubing.

Day 1 - 2 hr. snowshoeing trek in the morning followed by a fun afternoon of tubing. 

Day 2 - Snowboard lessons for 1.5 hrs followed by free time to practice even more.

Day 3 - Ski lessons for 1.5 hrs followed by free time to practice your new skills.

There is a minimum of 30 participants required for this program, available Monday - Friday only. 

City: 
Duration: 
Full Day
For Grades: 
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
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Times Offered: 
Maximum Students: 
Offered In French: 
No

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