Elementary School Programs
ARCHAEOLOGY- Grade 3/5/6
Students work through the archaeological process and experience the excitement of a real ‘dig’ as they uncover traces of six Peterborough and area communities.
Ontario Curriculum for Social Studies ‘Early Civilizations’ and ‘First Nations People and European Explorers’ Grades 5 & 6 and ‘Early Settlement in Upper Canada’ Grade 3
“Excellent program. Very suitable for our grade 4/5 medieval/ancient civilization program."
Early Settlement- Grade 3
Ontario Curriculum for Social Studies ‘Early Settlement in Upper Canada’ Grade 3
“This program was AMAZING! It was a direct link to the curriculum we just learned. The kids knew all of the theory but they wouldn't get the hands on from the books so it was great!"
HISTORY MYSTERY- Grade 4,5,6
Ontario Curriculum for Social Studies ‘Heritage and Citizenship’ and Ontario Curriculum for Language Grades 4, 5 and 6.
“The program was excellent, I truly liked all of it. Hand on mapping was excellent to learn about our streets in Peterborough. Thank you very much."
IMMIGRATION STORIES-Grade 7/8
Ontario Curriculum for History ‘British North America’ Grade 7 and Ontario Curriculum for Geography ‘Migration’ Grade 8.
JUMP INTO GEOMETRY-Grades 1-5
Ontario Curriculum for Mathematics ‘Geometry and Shapes’ and ‘Patterning and Algebra’ Grades 1 to 5
“This is a perfect program for children in grade 2 & 3. It compliments the geometry curriculum very well.”
“It really caught my eye because it was math based. Instructors and programs were very organized and the activities covered numerous expectations! I was very impressed with the hands on activities!”
LITERACY AT THE MUSEUM, Grade 4,5,6
Ontario Curriculum for Language Grades 4, 5 and 6
SIMPLE MACHINES Grade 2
Ontario Curriculum for Science and Technology Understanding Structure and Mechanisms 'Movement' Grade 2
PLAYTIMES PAST- Kindergarten
In this gentle introduction to Museums, young children enjoy the simple pleasures of a wide variety of games and toys, as traditional Native and settler life is explored with a focus on play!