Fish Creek Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

School Programs

NOTE: The following information does not refer to “Learning Naturally” program schools.

Other Options for Schools

Come to the Park Without a Program

School groups are welcome to come to the park without a program. Please keep in mind that park day use areas and facilities (picnic areas, washrooms, pathways) are not designed for large groups. Avoid bringing multiple classes or entire class cohorts on trips as areas cannot handle these large numbers.

Bring The Park To Your Classroom

Access our Program Resources

For Scheduled School Programs

Teacher Orientations

Elementary teachers are required to attend a program workshop after a school booking is made. The workshop:


Listing of School Programs

Division Program Grade Curriculum Theme
I Fabulous Fall K Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Hidden Worlds K Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Spring Fever K Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Winter Wonder K Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Animals & Winter 1 Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Signs of Fall 1 Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Thriving Together 1 Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Enchanted Spring 1 Science
    • Senses/Seasons
I Parks, People, Plants and Animals 2, 3 Science
    • Growth and development of plants and animals. How plants and animals interact with each other and within the environment.
II Structured for Survival 4 Science
    • Ways structures of organisms support survival
II Nature's Curiosities 4, 5 Science
    • Ways structures of organisms support survival.
    • Evidence and its role in science.
II Weather, We Like It 5, 6 Science
    • Climate and its connection to weather conditions.
II Investigating Ecosystems 6 Science
    • Ways ecosystems are complex
III Shrubs, Trees and Dichotomous Keys 7 Science
    • Unit B-Plants for Food and Fibre
III The "Nature" of Science 7 Science
    • Unit A-Interactions and Ecosystems
III Exploring Biodiversity in Fish Creek Provincial Park 9, 11 Science
    • Ecosystems, Biodiversity
GPS Excursion in Fish Creek Provincial Park 7, 8, 9 Environmental and Outdoor Education


IV Ecosystems & Impacts: A Terrestrial Field Study 11 Biology, Science
    • Biology 20-Unit B-Ecosystems and Population Change
Orienteering 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Environmental and Outdoor Education
    • Many
    • No theme for ENVOE1
III, IV Your Day, Your Way! 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    • Various

1.Environmental & Outdoor Education Programs