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Geography

 

Nitty Gritty Dirt Stand

September > November

  • May > June

Curriculum Connections with grades 3 & 7

Investigations into soil include experiments in temperature, compaction, percolation, animal/plant life and a close look at the soil profile.

 

 

Water Flows Downhill

September > November

May > June

Curriculum Connections with grades 7 - 12

What is a watershed? Explore the dynamic Saugeen River or one of the many rivers within the Grey Sauble Watershed; where does the water come from, where does it go and how does it affect the land and people on it? Find the answers to these questions and more including visits to a local erosion or flood control structure. Water quality can be tested as well as measurements to calculate the volume of the waterway.

 

 

Sedimental Journey

September > November
January > Mid-February
May > June

Curriculum Connections with grades 3, 4, 7 & 8

Students discover for themselves the differences between rocks and minerals and their various uses. A hands-on program featuring many experiments with samples from all over.


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