School Programs

Community History School Tour

Who were the first people to come to this land?  What was school like 100 years ago?  Our interpreters share stories and show artifacts from our area’s First Nations and Early Pioneer communities.  Experience history with your class!  Tours can include live exhibit interpretation, object-based learning activities with Museum artifacts, history presentations and pioneer games.

Preschool – My First Museum Visit

Our youngest visitors play and learn in our farm-themed activity centre.  Interpreters take them on a walk around the Village Square and play educational games in two exhibit rooms.  Ages 3-5.

Kindergarten – Explore Pioneer Life

Listen to a legend and participate in early pioneer activities.

Grade 1 – Legends and Pioneer History

Listen to a legend and explore 4-6 exhibits.

Grades 2/3 – Life in a Pioneer Community

Experience pioneer life through a presentation and stories as you visit 4-6 exhibits.

Grades 4+  – Prominent Builders of Strathcona County

Examine pockets of history through various interactive tasks.  Become a history detective and identify mystery artifacts.   Explore the Museum with our History Hunt.

Historical Activity Booklet

This program booklet is designed to coincide with the Alberta Education curriculum.  It is available at no extra cost for students in Grades 2 to 4 who come for a booked tour.  We have filled this booklet with fun activities to enhance the students’ learning experience.

Tours available for Preschool – Grade 6
Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays
Admission: $5/person (includes students, teachers, aides, parents, volunteers, etc)

What better way to discover our heritage than at your local museum?

Call now to book your tour  780 467 8189