Call or email us to book your education program at the T.rex Discovery Centre. The Centre opens on May long weekend. Education programs are available in late May and June. We will customize the visit to your group using the activities listed below and more! Contact us to put together an agenda for your visit. Email us at email@example.com with the following information:
- Number of students
- two preferred dates
- Arrival time and departure time
- Preferred programs
Frills, spikes, teeth and plates – these adaptations helped dinosaurs survive! Learn about differences between types of dinosaurs and put together one of your own before excavating a mystery block.
Grades K - 5 | Time approx 60 minutes | Number 15 - 30 students*
What Big Teeth You Have
Plant-eater or meat-eater? How can you tell? Get up close with dinosaur teeth to see the differences between theirs and our own. Examine the museum’s model teeth and paint a replica “Scotty” tooth to keep!
Grades K - 5 | Time 30 minutes | Number 20 - 40 students*
Learn about the different environments where fossils formed and are found. Try to identify fossils from the Cretaceous and Tertiary periods, then search through matrix from a local Tertiary site and see what you can find!
Grades 5 - 12 | Time 40 - 60 minutes | Number 15 - 30 students*
Rocks: My World!
Explore the geologic history of Saskatchewan and follow the rock cycle. Your class is sure to enjoy the delightfully messy process of watching erosion in fast-forward! (Relax, we do all the clean-up.)
Grades 4 - 9 | Time 45 - 60 minutes | Number 20 - 40 students*
Replica Tooth Program
How can you tell if what you’re looking at in the museum is the real thing or a replica? Learn the process of making replicas while making your own replica “Scotty” tooth to keep.
Grades 7 - 12 | Time 2 - 2½ hours | Number Max. 36 students
Bone Bed Dig Pit
Have you ever wondered how paleontologists know where to dig? Find your own fossils in this exciting dig where you are the paleontologist!
Grades 1 - 7 | Time 20-40 minutes | Number 20 - 40 students*
* Larger groups can be accommodated. Please contact Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org