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    
Tuesday   May 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, May 26, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   May 29, 2017   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, May 31, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   June 1, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 2, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 5, 2017   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, June 7, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   June 8, 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  
Tuesday   June 13, 2017   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, June 14, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   June 15, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 16, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 19, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   June 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   June 21, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   June 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 23, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   June 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   June 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   June 29, 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 5 students


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


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