Out of the Earth! Minerals, Fossil Fuels, and Human Systems CGC1D CGC1P

Out of the Earth! Minerals, Fossil Fuels, and Human Systems CGC1D CGC1P

Grades : Grade 09
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Geography
Min / Max : 15 / 128 students + adults

Consider mineral extraction and use in this hands-on lesson. Case studies include the Athabasca Tar Sands, the diamond mines of northern Canada, and Ontario’s industrial rock. 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 Teck Suite of Galleries. Discover what’s buried beneath your feet through the ROM’s incredible collections, close observation, questioning, and discussion.

Curriculum Links:
Grade 9: CGC1D, CGC1P – Managing Canada’s Resources and Industries

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Ce programme est offert en français.

Maximum 128 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.

Not available before 10:00 a.m.

Availability subject to change.


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Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Monday   May 1, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 2, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   May 3, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   May 4, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   May 5, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 8, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   May 10, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   May 11, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 12, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 15, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 16, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   May 17, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   May 18, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 19, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 22, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   May 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   May 25, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   May 26, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   May 29, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   May 30, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   May 31, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   June 1, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 2, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 5, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   June 6, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   June 7, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   June 8, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 12, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   June 14, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   June 15, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   June 21, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 23, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 26, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Monday   October 9, 2017   10:00 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 15 students


Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Geography
Min / Max : 15 / 128 students + adults


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