Primary

Below is a field trip designed and carried out by Russ Dirks of Landmark Elementary School (Hanover School Division).

*****All equipment is available from Russ Dirks for your class to use***** 

TCDC Field Trip #1 

Sample Equipment list for TCDC
Sample Station Layout and Group Leader Guide Sheet
TCDC Sample Fieldtrip Schedule

Rivers West Cirriculum

Habitat Means Home – Grade 4 Guide Part 1

Habitat Means Home – Grade 4 Guide Part 2

Plant Field Guide – student handout

(Also available for download at www.riverswest.ca in high resolution and French)

Ducks Unlimited Canada

Wetland Ecosystems I – Habitats, Communities and the Diversity of Life   (Student Manual)

Wetland Ecosystems I – Habitats, Communities and the Diversity of Life  (Teacher’s Guide)

More Resources

Discover how butterflies camouflage – Magic School Bus

Students learn what a food chain is and create examples

What is a habitat?

Wetlands filtering water –Magic School Bus

Eye-spy game

Students present a story from an outdoor classroom

Detail of leaves

Wetlands filtering water — Magic School Bus

Mini coloring book to learn about ponds (primary)

If you have any resource ideas for the TCDC, please send them to our office and we would love to post them here as well.