Learning Through Adventure!

Education & Outdoor Recreation

Great Moose Adventures

Outdoor Education, Wilderness Retreats & Canadian Culture

Outdoor Education - In School Programs  
We Come to You!
 

Great Moose Adventures is proud to offer a unique, in school experience where we bring hands-on learning opportunities to your school yard!

What are the benefits of bringing Great Moose Outdoor Education to your school?

  1. Engaging - outdoor, inquiry based education is a fun and exciting way to get your students involved with learning
  2. Easy - registering a visit from Great Moose Adventures is as easy as picking a date and a program - we'll do the rest
  3. Adaptability - our educators have the flexibility to accommodate different learning styles & teaching environments
  4. Experience - Great Moose Adventures have been working with the teachers of TLDSB, SMCDSB & SCDSB since 2012
  5. Innovation - we are constantly evolving and adapting our programs to follow current teaching practises and trends
  6. Relevance - our programs have been created to compliment the objectives and goals of the Ontario Curriculum
  7. Differentiation - we alter our programs to ensure all subject matter is age appropriate
  8. Low cost - removing the cost of buses and transportation, makes for an affordable learning opportunity
  9. Weather is no issue  - our educators will program rain or shine, including an indoor plan for super stormy days
  10. Multiple classes - we can host up to 3 different classes (108 kids) a day, keeping cost down by sharing
  11. Professional development - we utilize creative, hands-on, activities using low cost gear & natural materials; allowing teachers to recreate, adapt and extend our ideas
What programs do you offer?

Rea Life  Math - Pla Days

Science Investigation Days

Making math real! Students will participate in a mixture of exciting math challenges, combining high energy math puzzles, riddles & games with creative building challenges using natural materials; while focusing on 3D shapes, measurement, estimations, patterns, symmetry and number sense.

Season: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer

Grades: JK-8
*Fits with current provincial math initiatives and grant $
Taking science outside! Students will become 'scientists in the field' while exploring chemistry, physics and biology during hands-on investigations and experiments; focusing on specific language, fair tests, estimating and comparing outcomes & results - all the while being creative and having fun.
Season: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer
Grades: JK-8
*Ideal for observations & assessments for teachers

Early Years - Discovery Days

Snow Play Days
Active-Creative-Exploration! Utilizing our unique 'Explode a Story' strategy, we turn a story into an adventure with opportunities for creative building activities, high energy games, mindful movement, crafts with natural materials and seek & find games.

Season: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer

Grades: JK-2
*A unique, Great Moose classic - adaptable for all topics

Team-Building Fun Day

A true Canadian experience! High energy games, activities and challenges for some much needed exercise during the long winter days. Activities are adaptable for a wide variety of weather and can include snowshoeing - pending school yard snow conditions.
Season: Winter
Grades: JK - 6
*A popular choice for in school winter electives

Brain-Body  Day

Bring your class together! Build team spirit, individual self-confidence and a collective, positive mindset through co-operative challenges, team activities and high energy games.
Season: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer
Grades: 1 - 8
*Ideal for the Fall term to help your class be awesome
Exercising the mind, body & soul! Students will spend the day playing fun, active games, solving exciting puzzles & riddles and focusing on mental wellness; all the while participating in co-operative games and challenges.
Season: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer
Grades: JK - 8
*Meets 'Feed All Four' goals

What is the cost?

Full day  = $550 (plus HST) and includes 3 Blocks (1.5 hours each) of programming - which can be divided by 3 classes
  • 1 class = up to 36 students, so feel free to be creative with small classes : ) 
  • Great Moose Adventures will send 2 teachers - so classes will be split into 2 groups
  • For schools beyond 1 hour driving time - an additional $50 will be added to the cost
  • Purchase 3 days = a discounted rate of $500 (plus HST)  per day

How do I register?

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