Biodiversity of Vertebrate Animals

Biodiversity of Vertebrate Animals

Grades : Grade 06
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 64 students + adults

Examine and classify real specimens, discover how vertebrate animals have adapted to a variety of habitats, and assess human impacts on vertebrate biodiversity. 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 Schad, Hands-On Biodiversity, and Birds galleries. Explore relationships in nature through the ROM’s incredible collections, close observation, questioning, and discussion.

Curriculum Links:
Grade 6: Science – Life Systems

Do not combine with the topic Biodiversity or Prehistoric Biodiversity due to similar content.

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.


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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    
Monday   April 24, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, April 28, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Monday   May 1, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 2, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   May 3, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   May 4, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   May 5, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 8, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   May 10, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   May 11, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 12, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 15, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   May 16, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   May 17, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   May 18, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   May 19, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   May 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   May 23, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   May 24, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   May 29, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 30, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   June 1, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 2, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 5, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   June 7, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 12, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   June 15, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 23, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Monday   October 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]

$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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