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Fish Creek Provincial Park provides the ideal outdoor classroom to inspire your students and bring your curriculum to life through active inquiry, investigation and exploration.

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Teachers are required to attend a program workshop after a school booking is made. The workshop

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Elementary School Programs (Division I)

ProgramGradeCurriculumTheme
Fabulous Fall
KScience
Hidden Worlds
KScience
Spring Fever
KScience
Winter Wonder
KScience
Animals & Winter
1ScienceTopic B-Seasonal Changes & Topic D-Senses
Signs of Fall
1ScienceTopic B-Seasonal Changes & Topic D-Senses
Thriving Together
1ScienceTopic E-Needs of Animals and Plants
Enchanted Spring
1ScienceTopic B-Seasonal Changes & Topic D-Senses
Fish Creek Family
1,2Social StudiesSupports the social studies curriculum from the Alberta Program of Studies
Insect Intrigue
2ScienceTopic E-Small Crawling and Flying Animals
Your Day, Your Way!
K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Various
Orienteering
3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Environmental and Outdoor EducationMany
Wildlife Cycles
3ScienceTopic E-Animal Life Cycles

Elementary School Programs (Division II)

ProgramGradeCurriculumTheme
Your Day, Your Way!
K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Various
Orienteering
3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Environmental and Outdoor EducationMany
Plant Communities
4ScienceTopic E-Plant Growth and Changes
Fish Creek: Land, Histories & Stories
4,5Social StudiesGrade 4-Alberta: The Land, Histories and Stories & Grade 5-Canada: The Land, Histories and Stories
Wetlands
5ScienceTopic E-Wetlands Ecosystems
Tree Tales
6ScienceTopic E-Trees and Forests
Winter Detectives
6ScienceTopic D-Evidence and Investigation

Junior High Programs (Division III)

ProgramGradeCurriculumTheme
Your Day, Your Way!
K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Various
Orienteering
3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Environmental and Outdoor EducationMany
Shrubs, Trees and Dichotomous Keys
7ScienceUnit B-Plants for Food and Fibre
The "Nature" of Science
7ScienceUnit A-Interactions and Ecosystems
GPS Excursion in Fish Creek Provincial Park
7,8,9Environmental and Outdoor Education

Senior High Programs (Division IV)

ProgramGradeCurriculumTheme
Your Day, Your Way!
K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Various
Orienteering
3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Environmental and Outdoor EducationMany
Ecosystems & Impacts: A Terrestrial Field Study
11Biology
Science
Biology 20-Unit B-Ecosystems and Population Change

Environmental & Outdoor Education Programs (ENVOE)

ProgramGradeCurriculum
Orienteering
3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12Environmental and Outdoor Education
GPS Excursion in Fish Creek Provincial Park
7,8,9Environmental and Outdoor Education