Learning

Steam Era Lecture
Steam Era Online Lecture by Toronto Railway Museum

Join the Toronto Railway Museum for the next lecture in their 2021 online series,”Through the Window of a Train: Hilarious, Hazardous, and Historical Memories from the Steam Era”. If you’ve ever been curious about the lives of people on board a moving train, or wanted to take a nostalgic trip
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Scouts Canada
Explore the World with the Scouts Canada Sustainability Challenge

Children and youth across the country are invited to take part in an epic, eight-week Scouts Canada Sustainability Challenge called “Around the World in 60 Days”. Through fun and engaging activities rooted in sustainability, young Canadians will embark on exciting story-driven adventures set virtually in eight different countries. The activities
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All Aboard The Safety Train: Railway Safety In Canada
Toronto Railway Museum Presents Railway Online Safety Lecture

Join the Toronto Railway Museum on Wednesday, September 29 for the online lecture “All Aboard The Safety Train: Railway Safety In Canada” as part of their 2021 series Railway Ties. The museum has partnered with Operation Lifesaver Canada in honour of Railway Safety Week (September 21 – 27) to advocate
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Niagara Parks Power Station
Discover the Niagara Parks Power Station’s Currents

Experience the remarkable Niagara Parks Power Station in a whole new way with Currents: Niagara’s Power Transformed. It’s an epic sight and sound night show that opens its doors to the public on September 3. Constructed in 1905, the Niagara Parks Power Station structure is considered to be the only
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ROM Great Whales
The ROM Gets Personal with Great Whales Exhibit

It seems like ages since we saw the Royal Ontario Museum’s exhibit Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story. It was only four years ago, but seems so much longer because museums were shuttered for most of 2020. This is our first time back to ROM since their reopening
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online webinars TRCA
Free Online Webinars For Kids From TRCA

Learn about nature and amazing creatures from home with Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)! You can do this by signing up for one of the many free online webinars, or utilizing their extensive e-resources.  You’ll receive all the necessary information by email once you reserve your spot. Tune in
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Buying Seeds and Planning Your Garden With Kids
Where to Buy Seeds Online & Planning Your Garden With Kids

Spring is nearly here, and that alone is worth celebrating! I love the hope that this season brings, knowing that it will bring new life and colour to our yards and communities.  During the months of March and April is the perfect time to start buying seeds and planning your
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History At Home With Black Creek Pioneer Village

Teaching History at home can feel a little overwhelming and confusing. But there’s no need to stress, because Black Creek Pioneer Village is here to help!  Their online history lessons can be easily used for home learning and are compatible with the Ontario school curriculum. Each lesson is filled with
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Printable Workbooks For Kids At Home From EdHelper

My week just got a little more manageable! With multiple kids at home on different levels, I was on the hunt for some grade-appropriate workbooks that were free and printable. Workbooks can be quite expensive to buying they are also hard to buy online right now with everyone needing them.
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Ontario Science Centre
Facebook Live With Ontario Science Centre

Making science fun, hands on and relatable is key to helping your child engage with the world around them. The Ontario Science Centre strives to help families discover everyday science … even from home! Along with their other online learning resources, they also offer regular Facebook Live events on their
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