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WDM Moose Jaw
Pre-School / Pre-Kindergarten / Kindergarten


Please note that these programs are only available
by pre-registering and space is limited.

 

ABC Box

ABC Box in progressA scripted teacher led program featuring hands-on interaction with an artifact for every letter of the alphabet.

Grades: Kindergarten Social Studies INK.2
(Also Grades 1-6)

Dates: Offered year round
Cost: $3 per student
Length: 1.5 hours

Please contact the WDM Moose Jaw to book.

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A Christmas Long Ago

Christmas Long AgoA Museum-led program for kindergarten students to learn some of the ways of the festive season during pioneer times.

The session centers around a story, and as it is told to the children, it will be accompanied by a series of slides and specific artifacts along with an explanation and directions. As well, students may place some old-fashioned decorations on the tree and/or look at some old-fashioned gifts handled by the Museum staff.

Following the program, the children will have the opportunity to create an old-fashioned craft with our volunteers. A self-guided tour of the Museum galleries is also included.

Grades: Kindergarten
Date: Wednesday - Friday November 29 - December 15, 2017
Cost: $4
Length: 2 hours

Program Information Sheet (PDF)

A Christmas Long Ago Application Form (PDF)

 

Please contact the WDM Moose Jaw to book.

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Museum Learning Day

Moose Jaw WDM program in progressStudents learn by doing as they try their hand at old-fashioned skills, make crafts and meet Museum volunteers who show them their special skills.

Grade(s):
Kindergarten Social Studies INK.2
NOTE: Activities may vary from year to year, which means that some curriculum connections may change.
(Also Grades K-6)

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Tell Me A Story - First Nations Storytelling in Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan 1905-2005 Guide For Teachers

Wolf, eagle, and frog puppets from WDM Tell Me A Story grade 1 programOverview: Students will learn that First Nations legends are stories that are handed down from the past, think about why we like to listen to stories and what these stories tell us about the cultures that created them. During the in-museum Discovery Box program, students will listen to several First Nations stories told using colourful puppets. Through the FREE in-classroom lesson plans, they will discuss core concepts, read several First Nations stories, and, as a class, write their own story.


Grade(s):
Kindergarten Social Studies
Dates: Offered year round

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