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In-House School Programs

PROGRAM INFORMATION

 

Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Education Programs offer students the opportunity to experience the museum’s 12 galleries, try dozens of hands-on interactive activities (from wheelchair racing to sports broadcasting), and watch the inspiring “Canada’s Greatest Sport Moments” film. Programs also include interactive tours and hands-on experiences with historical artefacts. 

  • Directed programming offered for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12 in a variety of subject areas
  • Linked directly to the Alberta curriculum
  • CBE certified - we have a signed Master Agreement with the CBE
  • CSSD approved
  • Each student will receive a complememtary Literacy for Life book which includes a free admission to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame (while supplies last)
  • Programs in French may be available upon request
  • Lunch space available upon request

 

AVAILABILITY

Half day education programs are offered Wednesday to Friday for a two hour duration in the morning or in the afternoon.
Full day education programs run for 4-5 hours.

 

PROGRAM FEES

Half Day - $5.00 + GST per student

Full Day - $10.00 + GST per student

 

TEACHERS & PARENT VOLUNTEERS

Teacher and parent volunteers are admitted to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame at no charge up to one teacher/parent volunteer for every five students. Parent volunteers must be 18 years or older. If additional aides or volunteers are required for special needs students, they will be admitted at no charge.

 

FULL DAY PROGRAM OPTIONS

Choose a full day program option or combine one of our 2 hour in-house programs offered for your morning then: 

Take a self-guided walk through the grounds of Canada Olympic Park.
Craft your own afternoon experience! Choose from the following activities: Sketching, Journaling, Artefact Handling or Self-guided Exploration in the Galleries.

Work with our Education Team to create a customized experience for you and your students.

 

CONTACT

Please contact the Manager, Education Programs at 403.776.1059 or email programs@cshof.ca

 

Programs

Grades K-3

Learning Through Sports Artefacts 

Curriculum Connections: Social Studies and Language Arts

Learning Through Sport Artefacts – Teacher’s Guide

  • A hands-on learning experience with sport artefacts from Canadian history such as a 1988 Olympic Torch and skates from the early 1900s
  • Ability to pair this program with WinSport’s Learn to Skate program to make it a full day program

GRADES 4-6

Spectacular Sports Moments

Curriculum Connections: Social Studies, Language Arts  

Spectacular Sports Moments - Teacher’s Guide

  • Uses stories of inspirational athletes, such as Terry Fox and Silken Laumann, to teach effective storytelling, values and life skills

GRADES 4-6

Art of Motion

Curriculum Connections: Fine Arts

Art Of Motion - Teacher’s Guide

  • Analyzes the composition of sports photographs and artefacts to teach artistic elements

GRADES 6-9

Science of Sport

Curriculum Connections: Science

Science of Sport – Teacher’s Guide

  • Looks at how the innovation in the design of athletic equipment has transformed sports and improved performance

GRADES 9-12

Shaping our Identity

Curriculum Connections: Social Studies

Shaping Our Identity – Teacher’s Guide

  • Looks at how nationalism, globalization and sports have been intertwined throughout world history

Grades K-12

Self-Guided and Custom Programs 

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