Science of Navigation Education Kit

Last updated on
Thursday, August 27th, 2020
Experience type: 
Outreach Boxes
Program Description

Bring the museum to your classroom with our new inquiry-based education kits. Each kit contains activities, worksheets, crafts and artifacts that support core competencies and connect with the big ideas in the BC curriculum.

Navigation skills can be taught anywhere! Teach your students how sailors in the past found their way using mathematics, science and basic observations with this new education kit.

Big Ideas
  • Computational fluency and flexibility extend to operations with fractions.
  • Analyzing the validity, reliability, and representation of data enables us to compare and interpret.
  • The principles and processes underlying operations with numbers apply equally to algebraic situations and can be described and analyzed.
  • Exploration, expansion, and colonization had varying consequences for different groups.
  • Emerging ideas and ideologies profoundly influence societies and events.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    8, 9
    See notes. minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Packages Provided: 
    No Packages Provided
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    Cost is for a three-week booking. Please contact the programs supervisor for more information regarding availability and to book.

    Additional Notes

    Kit must be picked up and dropped off from the Vancouver Maritime Museum during opening hours.