Outdoor Education

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Core Curriculum Based Programs

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An Experiential Learning Centre on over 100 Acres of Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve!

Let us help meet your core curriculum needs! At Highlands Outdoor Education Centre your class will experience hands on and inquiry based learning while completing specific expectations of the Ontario Curriculum. We offer a great selection of dynamic programs!

All programs and activities at Highlands Outdoor Education Centre have been cross-referenced to the Ontario Curriculum for your convenience and cover a wide range of both specific and general expectations from strands.  All programs incorporate Language requirements through writing, reading, oral and visual communication components that are inherent in all of our on-site activities. All Programs are dynamic and adaptable to your group.

Bag lunches are always welcome.

Skilled Interpretative Staff ~ Sheltered Lunch Room and Indoor Washrooms ~ Facility is Wheel Chair accessible - ATV carrier on site (signed parent permission required)

Choose a half day curriculum based program and half day skiing or snowshoeing!

Spring & Fall
Half Day (One Program): $10 per student
Full Day (Two Programs): $14.00 per student
Winter
Full Day (Two programs): $20.00 per student (rentals and lesson included)
Teachers & Parents: FREE

*Pre-Booking Required

  • Skilled Interpretative Staff - Learning Centre
  • Washrooms and Eating Areas – Cold and Warm Drinks Available for Purchase
  • All Terrain Motorized Vehicle On Site for Special Transportation Needs

 

Forest School & Ecological Studies

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult for every 5…

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Kindergarten

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult for every 5…

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Grade One

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 1 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots (for Farm and Pond or when raining) or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS…

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Grade Two

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 2 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots (for Farm and Pond or when raining) or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS…

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Grade Three

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 3 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult for…

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Grade Four

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 4 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult…

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Grade Five

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 5 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult…

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Grade Six

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 6 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult…

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Grade Seven

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 7 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult…

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Grade Eight

By Kelly | June 30, 2020

Grade 8 Programs Note: Proper footwear, rubber boots or closed toed shoes, is essential for students, teachers and parent volunteers to maximize the learning potential and related enjoyment of these programs. PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS (1 adult…

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