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WDM Yorkton - Grade 6


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

ABCs of Toys

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

Grades: Grade 6 Social Studies (Also Grades K-5)
Dates: Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.
Program Cost: $3.00 / student

 

 

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Celebrate Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan 1905-2005 Guide For Teachers

Some items from the WDM Celebrations program - a Metis sash, jingles from a First Nations dress, a Chinese lantern, placecards and photos from 2005 festivitiesOverview:   Students will gain an appreciation for how elements of the arts, including music, dance, drama, and visual art, are integral components of how we celebrate in Saskatchewan. Students will explore family, community, provincial, and national occasions celebrated in Saskatchewan since 1905. Emphasis will be placed on the diverse cultural groups represented in Saskatchewan.

Grades: Grade 6 English Language Arts (also Grades 7-8)

Dates: Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.

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Christmas Program - Celebrate Christmas Past

Sock, onion, mustard powder, garlic, photo of iron lung, mortar and pestleStudents from preschool to grade six will delight in the magic of Christmas as they explore a scavenger hunt, make a Christmas craft, hop on a wagon ride, and enjoy a snack. 

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Load of Nonsense

Overview: The program is a teacher-led artifact game of truth or lie with an immigration theme. Load Of Nonsense places students in the role of early settlers, who work together as immigrants on a journey to reach Saskatchewan.

Grades: Grade 6 Social Studies (Also Grades 3-8)
Dates: Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.
Program Cost:
$3.00 / student
Length: 1 hour

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Saskatchewan Wartime Contributions
Saskatchewan 1905-2005 Guide For Teachers

Items from the Wartime Discovery Box - a hand knit sock, beaded poppy, ration coupon book, Victory Bond ad, bag of wheatOverview: Students will learn about Saskatchewan's participation in the world wars, our contributions, and about life on the homefront. The in-museum Discovery Box program focuses on the homefront and the effects of war on the people of Saskatchewan. FREE in-classroom lesson plans discuss how young people helped war efforts and the experience of Aboriginal people during and after the First World War. 

Grades: Grade 7 Social Studies (Also Grades 7, 8)

Dates:
Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.


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