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.

Maximum 50 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    
Monday   February 27, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   February 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 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  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 6, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   March 7, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   March 8, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   March 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 10, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 13, 2017   12:00 am  -  Friday, March 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   March 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   March 21, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   March 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   March 23, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 24, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 27, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   March 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   March 29, 2017   8:00 am  -  Thursday, March 30, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Friday   March 31, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   April 3, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   April 5, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   April 7, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   April 10, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   April 11, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   April 12, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   April 14, 2017   12:00 am  -  Monday, April 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   April 18, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   April 19, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   April 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   April 21, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   April 24, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   April 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   April 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 12, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   May 18, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   May 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   July 3, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   July 4, 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 5 students


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


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