VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS
Book a virtual presentation with one of our JAW-some Educators for your class. This 45 minute program includes pre- and post-visit activities and exclusive videos of our animals.
Kindergarten: Once Upon an Aquarium
At the Aquarium, our animals still have the same 4 basic needs as all living things—shelter, food, water, and air. Move your body while you discover them with us from home or school!
Grade 1: Once Upon an Aquarium
At the Aquarium, our animals still have the same 4 basic needs as all living things—shelter, food, water, and air. Discover them with us Aquarium style!
Grade 2: Metamor-fishes
How do animals adapt to their surroundings as they grow? Using our Aquarium animals as examples, be amazed by fish that change body shape, colour/pattern, sex, and even their environment!
Grade 3: Seaweed and Slime
What is seaweed? Take a deep dive into the world of algae, the vital roles it plays for both animals and humans, and how we can “kelp” it thrive.
Grade 4: Life on a Reef
Coral reefs are the most biodiverse ecosystems on Earth. Dive in to the components of a reef and the complex relationships that dwell beneath the surface.
Grade 5: The Science of Diving
The human body is poorly adapted for life underwater. Investigate the challenges involved in S.C.U.B.A. diving and how we overcome them.
Grade 6: Aquatic Aliens
Invasive species are a huge threat to biodiversity, investigate which aliens are taking over the Great Lakes and how they do it.
Grade 7: Sea if I Care
The ocean plays a vital role in our daily lives, even if we don’t live near it. Uncover your own relationship with the ocean and the impact we are having on it.
More grade specific presentations coming soon!
Looking for learning resources to use at school or at home? Check our teacher resources