Fish Creek Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Winter Wise

Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself.

Winter is here, temperatures are dropping and the snow is falling. Explore how the cold and snow affect animals in nature and people too.

Students will:

  • Measure temperatures and snow depth.
  • Explore camouflage.
  • Examine snowflakes and crystals.
  • Experiment with insulation and freezing

    Topic D - Hot and Cold Temperatures

Type:Field Study
Location:Fish Creek Environmental Learning Centre
Fees:$120 per class
Availability:November to March

Teaching Resources:

Updated: Sep 2, 2022