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    
Friday   December 9, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   December 12, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 13, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   December 14, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   December 15, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   December 16, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   December 19, 2016   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 20, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   December 21, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   December 22, 2016   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   December 23, 2016   8:00 am  -  Monday, December 26, 2016 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   December 27, 2016   8:00 am  -  Friday, January 6, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   January 12, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   January 16, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   January 18, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   January 19, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   January 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   January 25, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   January 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 27, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   February 15, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   February 17, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   February 20, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   February 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   March 3, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   March 8, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   March 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   March 13, 2017   12:00 am  -  Friday, March 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Wednesday   March 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 24, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   March 29, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   April 14, 2017   12:00 am  -  Monday, April 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   May 18, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   May 22, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   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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