School Programs 2018-2019

Ocean Explorers

Program Description

Explore the different technologies used to study and explore our oceans. Moving between three stations, students discover the depths and dive with whales using virtual reality. They also have the chance to learn about ocean sounds and North Atlantic right whales using an iPad, control a robot to explore the ocean floor, and learn to classify marine animals.

Curriculum Links

Grade 6 Science and Technology –
Understanding Life Systems:
Cycle 3
Science and Technology –
Living Things: Systems and Interactions
Grade 7 Science and Technology –
Understanding Life Systems:
Interactions in the Environment
Cycle 1
Science and Technology –
The living World: Diversity of Life Forms

Please see the following document for more detailed curriculum links: Ontario  Québec (PDF, 183 KB)

Teacher Tips

Make name tags to help the museum educator build rapport with students. Students may bring a lunch or purchase one from the museum’s café.

Teachers may preview the museum free of charge at any time, by presenting proof of their teaching status at the admission desk.

Consider familiarizing your group with our site by downloading a PDF document and PowerPoint presentation available below.


$9 per student.
A minimum fee of $135 will be charged per group.


To reserve this program, please complete the online reservation request form.

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