High Water by macro matter (BC) Theatre - February 3 and 4, 2020

Last updated on
Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
Program Description

The Vancouver International Children’s Festival is partnering with the PuSh Festival to present the live performance of High Water to school groups February 3 and 4, 2020 on Granville Island. This show has a curriculum connection to Environmental and Social Studies as well as Science and Drama. It is appropriate for G4 to G7 and has no word spoken making it a good choice for deaf and hard of hearing youth.


Big Ideas
  • Everything we learn helps us to develop skills.
  • Learning is a lifelong enterprise.
  • All matter is made of particles.
  • Living things are diverse, can be grouped, and interact in their ecosystems.
  • Wind, water, and ice change the shape of the land.
  • All living things sense and respond to their environment.
  • Energy can be transformed.
  • Matter has mass, takes up space, and can change phase.
  • Earth materials change as they move through the rock cycle and can be used as natural resources.
  • Multicellular organisms have organ systems that enable them to survive and interact within their environment.
  • Solutions are homogeneous.
  • Everyday materials are often mixtures.
  • Elements consist of one type of atom, and compounds consist of atoms of different elements chemically combined.
  • Creative experiences involve an interplay between exploration, inquiry, and purposeful choice.
  • The arts connect our experiences to the experiences of others.
  • Artists experiment in a variety of ways to discover new possibilities.
  • Exploring works of art exposes us to diverse values, knowledge, and perspectives.
  • Engaging in the arts develops people’s ability to understand and express complex ideas.
  • Experiencing art challenges our point of view and expands our understanding of others.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    4, 5, 6, 7
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    Times Offered: 
    50 minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Fee Details
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    $11 + gst per person. One free ticket for every 20 tickets purchased. Aide teacher get a free ticket when he/she/they come with their class.

    Additional Notes

    Please visit our website at www.childrensfestival.ca to find the Study Guide to prepare your class for a discussion and activities before or after the show.