Fee: $6 per student
Designed to reflect curriculum expectations, these programs encourage the development of students’ abilities to comprehend, negotiate and derive meaning from visual information contained in works of art.
McMICHAEL OUTDOOR EXPLORERS
GRADES 1 – 3, 4 – 6
Set within the spectacular McMichael grounds and available year-round, this tour will take students on a fun and exciting nature expedition. Through a series of outdoor activities, students will explore stories, relationships among art, history, flora and fauna.
Curriculum Connections: VA, ST, SS, EE
THE McMICHAEL HIKE
GRADES 7 – 8, 9 – 12
Engage with the McMichael’s natural setting in a one-of-a-kind outdoor learning experience. View historic landmarks such as the Humber River, a Canadian Heritage River, breathtaking greenspace including the Sculpture Garden, and a culturally diverse collection of art. Students will discover the human impact on a changing landscape by exploring the grounds surrounding the McMichael.
Curriculum Connections: VA, SS, S, FNMI, EE
“(Our Educator) did an exceptional job connecting art, Canadian history and social justice in a global way. Thank you for making all the concepts we are learning in the classroom meaningful and real.”
T. Darling, Westway Junior School, Grade 3. Participated in Gallery Tour: Stories of our Land