Arctic Voices Virtual Explorer
Virtual Field Trip at Spark

Arctic Voices Virtual Explorer

Book a live virtual field trip with an Arctic twist!

Explore Spark’s newest travelling exhibition Arctic Voices in the comfort of your classroom with a 60-mins live virtual tour. Available via Zoom or Microsoft Teams! This experience is guided by one of Spark's enthusiastic program leaders. Students will tour the exhibition with the opportunity to ask questions in real-time and examine key themes about the Arctic including its changing geography, wildlife and culture.

Arctic Voices is a rare exhibition created by Canadians and has toured all over the world! Only available at Spark for a limited time. This experience is best suited for grades 1-9. Select dates are available for individual student bookings.

Classroom Booking Dates

  • Wed, Jan 6 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Thurs, Jan 7 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Mon, Jan 11 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Tues, Jan 12 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Wed, Jan 13 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Thurs, Jan 14 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Mon, Jan 18 at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

*Each booking runs for 60-mins

Classroom Prices

  • $100 per classroom (up to 30 students)
  • $5 additional per student add-on

Individual Student Bookings

  • Mon, Jan 11 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Mon, Jan 18 at 1:30 p.m.

*Each booking runs for 60-mins

Individual Students Price

  • $5 per student

*Please note: Individual student bookings are limited to select dates only and are not eligible to book under classroom bookings.

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Curriculum Links

Social Studies

Grade 2 2.1 Canada’s Dynamic Communities

Science

Grade 1 E. Needs of Plants and Animals

Grade 3 E. Animal Life Cycles

Grade 4 E. Plant Growth and Changes

Grade 7 A. Interactions and Ecosystems

Grade 9 A. Biological Diversity

Discover Arctic Stories

Challenge your perceptions of the Arctic and discover a colourful land that’s actually closer to your own backyard than you think.

Arctic Animals

Take a closer look at the connections between life on land and life in the sea. The Arctic Circle is home to a number of species, each with their own unique adaptations to survive on the frigid tundra.

Culture

Hear from the people that inhabit this region as they share their knowledge and unique culture. Participate in throat singing, a traditional art with modern applications.

Arctic Climate

Explore the impact of the changing climate in the Arctic through many lenses, including the land, sea, and ice. Go on a garden tour to see how plants have adapted to survive and thrive in this harsh environment.

Behind the Science

Meet some of the scientists documenting and studying the implications of a changing north or follow along as they catch and tag Arctic whales!

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