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Sheep Shearing Festival School Program
The Museum’s annual sheep extravaganza is an unforgettable experience! Watch sheep being shorn, make felt, card and dye wool, meet a lamb up close, and watch sheepdogs in action — these are just a few of the activities students can try at hands-on stations!
|Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten||Science and Technology||Preschool||Competency 5 — To construct his/her understanding of the world|
|Grades 1 and 2||Science and Technology, Understanding Life Systems||Primary Cycle 1||Science and Technology — To explore the world of science and technology|
|Grade 3||Social Studies,
Heritage and Citizenship
|Primary Cycle 2||Science and Technology — Competency 2 — To make the most of scientific and technological tools, objects, and procedures|
Dress appropriately for farm and weather conditions. Make name tags to help the Museum Educator build rapport with students. Bring lunch to eat in the outdoor picnic area. To prepare, see more pre-visit tips or download the pre-visit information PDF.
$11 per student, $1 per chaperone (group leader is free)