Organ Systems: Dinosaurs Like Me!

Organ Systems: Dinosaurs Like Me!

Grades : Grade 05
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 64 students + adults

The reign of the dinosaurs on our planet may have ended 65 million years ago, but we still have more in common with these ancient reptiles than you might think! Half the lesson will be spent in a learning lab exploring original objects at thematic tables; the other half will be spent in the ROM’s Dinosaur gallery. Discover what characteristics we share with the reptiles who once ruled the earth through the ROM’s incredible collections, close observation, questioning, and discussion.

Curriculum links:
Grade 5: Science – Life Systems

There are two options available for this guided visit. Please indicate in the booking notes which option you prefer. If no preference is indicated, your group will be defaulted to the paper worksheet option. If choosing the Digital worksheets, please also indicate in the booking notes which e-mail address you use for Google Drive so we can share your class folder with you.

  1. Paper worksheets: This option employs traditional paper worksheets for students to record the results of their observations and experiments in the lab.
  2. Digital worksheets (pilot program): This option employs iPads for students to record the results of their observations and experiments in the lab, which develops students’ STEAM skills in digital collaboration. Students’ work is shared on Google Drive for access and collaboration back in the classroom. Practice these skills with your class using Google Slides.

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.

Ce programme est offert en français.

Maximum 64 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.

Availability subject to change.


Related Gallery Trails

Please consult your school calendar before booking. Availability subject to change.


Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Friday   December 9, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   December 12, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 13, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   December 14, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   December 15, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   December 16, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   December 19, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 20, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   December 21, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   December 22, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   December 23, 2016   8:00 am  -  Monday, December 26, 2016 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   December 27, 2016   8:00 am  -  Friday, January 6, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   January 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, January 6, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Thursday   January 12, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 13, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   January 16, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   January 18, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   January 19, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   January 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   January 24, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   January 25, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   January 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 27, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   January 30, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   January 31, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   February 1, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   February 15, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   February 17, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   February 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   February 21, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, February 24, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Tuesday   February 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   March 1, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   March 2, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 3, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   March 8, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   March 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   March 13, 2017   12:00 am  -  Friday, March 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Wednesday   March 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 24, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   March 29, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 31, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   April 14, 2017   12:00 am  -  Monday, April 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   May 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 19, 2018   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  

$16 /person
Tax Exempt : $16

1 adult free
per 10 students


Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 64 students + adults


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