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WDM Yorkton - Grade 2

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 2 Social Studies DR2.1 (also Grades K-6)
Dates: Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.
Program Cost: $3.00 / student


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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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Wheels & Runners

Saskatoon WDM Wheel and Runners program ladies in an open wagonOverview: Wheels & Runners is a two hour teacher-led education program based on the theme: transportation has played important roles in the development of Saskatchewan communities. Students will interact with transportation related artifacts, make a take-home craft, and tour the museum.

Grades: Grade 2 Social Studies DR2.1;
DR2.2; DR2.3 and English Language Arts CR2.1
(Also Grade 3)

Program Cost:
$3.00 / student
Yorkton Western Development Museum
Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.

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Schools Then and Now
Saskatchewan 1905-2005 Guide For Teachers

A Union Jack, a hand held bell, a slate, and a syrup pail help tell the story of Schools Then and Now in this WDM programOverview:  Through comparisons, students will explore how school life has changed from the early 1900s to present day for teachers and students. The in-museum Discovery Box program features touchable artifacts to facilitate experiential learning. Through the in-classroom lesson plans, students will learn about proper letter format and write letters to students of the future and place it in a time capsule.

Grade: Grade 2 Social Studies

Please contact the Yorkton WDM for specific program dates.

Learn more about the Schools Then and Now program and resources >>

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