Insects & Friends

Insects & Friends

Grades : Grade 01Grade 02Kindergarten
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 50 students + adults

Explore the world of insects, spiders and other arthropods by examining real specimens. 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 and Hands-On Biodiversity galleries. Grab your magnifying glasses and get ready to discover the world of the most numerous animals on our planet.

Curriculum links:
Kindergarten: Personal and Social Development, Language, Mathematics, Science;
Grade 1: Science – Life Systems,
Grade 2: Science –Life Systems.

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.  Please note that an additional fee may be charged.

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   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Tuesday   September 5, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 8, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   September 11, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 15, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Friday   October 6, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   October 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   November 17, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   December 1, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]
Monday   July 2, 2018   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   August 6, 2018   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   September 3, 2018   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   October 8, 2018   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 25, 2018   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, December 26, 2018 5:30 pm [range]
Monday   December 31, 2018   8:00 am  -  Tuesday, January 1, 2019 5:30 pm [range]
Monday   February 18, 2019   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   April 22, 2019   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 20, 2019   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  

$16 /person
Tax Exempt : $16

1 adult free
per 5 students


Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 50 students + adults


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