Canadian and World Issues: A Geographic Analysis CGW4U

Canadian and World Issues: A Geographic Analysis CGW4U

Grades : Grade 12
Activity Type : Guided Tour
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Geography
Min / Max : 15 / 32 students + adults

Discover how the Earth’s natural and human systems are interconnected. Case studies describing human-environment interactions include over-fishing on Canada’s East Coast, desertification in the Sahel region of Africa, climate change in the Arctic, open pit diamond mining in northern Canada, and clear-cutting in the tropics. This lesson takes place in the ROM’s Schad, Birds, and Teck Suite of Galleries. Explore the global challenges of creating a sustainable future through the ROM’s incredible collections, close observation, questioning, and discussion.

Curriculum Links:
Grade 12: CGW4U – Spatial Organization: Relationships and Disparities, Sustainability and Stewardship, Interaction and Interdepence: Globalization

Not available before 10:00 a.m.

Do not combine with the following topics due to similar content:

Sustainable Ecosystems: Biology (grade 9),
Climate Change: Earth and Space Science (grade 10), 
Population Dynamics: Biology (grade 12)

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Availability subject to change.

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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   June 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   June 27, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   June 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   June 29, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 15, 2017 5:55 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 15 students


Activity Type : Guided Tour
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Geography
Min / Max : 15 / 32 students + adults


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