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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 - we 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 & 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

Math & Science Learning
Science investigation

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
Outdoro Inquiry
Fun & educational in all 4 seasons
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

Team building and outdoor fun
run by OCT teachers
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'  & wellness goals

What is the cost?

Full day  = $650 (plus HST) and includes 3 Blocks (1.5 hours each) of programming - which can be divided by 3 classes
  • 1 class = up to 40 students, so feel free to be creative with small classes : ) 
  • For schools beyond 1 hour driving time - an additional $100 (plus HST) will be added to the cost
  • Purchase 3 days = a discounted rate of $600 (plus HST)  per day

Half day  = $500 (plus HST)  for up to 1.5 hours 
  • 1 class = up to 40 students, so feel free to be creative with small classes : ) 
  • For schools beyond 1 hour driving time - an additional $100 (plus HST) will be added to the cost

Important to Note:

  • Weather Day - Our programming will continue rain, snow or shine.  If there is stormy, unsafe weather in the forecast we can modify our plans to facilitate the program indoors. In this case, we will contact the teacher the day before to discuss the plan for the day. Thanks for understanding. 

How do I register?

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