Teacher Professional Development
Creative and participatory, Nature Visits Inc.'s  teacher workshops will
inspire and excite your teachers about the wonders of earth and life
sciences. Held right in your own school,  workshops are designed to
compliment the Ontario Science Curriculum standards.

Every  workshop provides hands-on, minds-on learning experiences
in classroom proven activities.

Leave with a renewed knowledge and confidence in teaching your
science unit along with a teacher's resource kit which includes:  
background information, references, web links, classroom inquiry
based activities and suggested follow-up activities.

We offer the following teacher workshops:

Earth and Space Systems
  • Rocks and Minerals
  • Sand and Soil
  • Glaciers
  • Fossils
  • Weathering and Erosion
  • Physical Properties of Water
  • Watershed Awareness

Life Systems
  • Bird Basics
  • Incredible Insects
  • ABCs of Butterflies
  • The Nature of Owls
  • Who Goes, Who Stays (winter survival)
  • Watershed Awareness
  • Biodiversity
  • Animal Adaptation
  • Life Cycles
Workshops are designed for 8 to 20 teachers

$400* for 2.5-hour session (one program)

*The price listed is for locations  within a 50 kilometer radius of our
Oakville office.  An additional $0.30 per kilometer above the 100
kilometers round trip will be charged to locations outside of that
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Life and Earth Science Programs