Category Archives: Learn

Urban Beekeeping Series

The Urban Beekeeping Series is taught by seasoned beekeeping instructors and long-time members of the urban beekeeping group, Toronto Beekeeper’s Cooperative. This year-long series gives…

Preschool

SING FOR SPRING Sing for Spring focuses on sensory activities, songs, storytelling and caregiver-child interactions. The program takes place in the Teaching Garden and surrounding…

Kindergarten

Munchkins in the Garden GARDEN PROGRAM The Kindergarten Program, 2016 Touch and explore nature! Munchkins in the Garden is comprised of two parts – full-class…

Grade 1

Eyes on Life GARDEN PROGRAM Characteristics and Needs of Living Things What do plants and animals need to live? Are they the same things? Through…

Grade 2

Garden Dwellers GARDEN PROGRAM Growth and Changes in Animals Can you guess which animals make the Toronto Botanical Garden their home? You might be surprised…

Grade 3

Soil: That’s Not Dirt! GARDEN PROGRAM Soils in the Environment Soil is so much more than dirt! Through hands-on activities, students will become soil detectives…

Grade 4

Where the Wild Things Roam GARDEN PROGRAM Habitats and Communities Hands-on activities and outdoor games introduce habitat concepts and the busy community of birds, insects,…

Grade 5

Food for Thought FULL DAY GARDEN PROGRAM Health and Physical Education – Healthy Eating; Science and Technology – Human Organ Systems and Properties and Changes…