Amazing Agriculture Adventure - Winnipeg, Manitoba
Back in September 2020
The Amazing Agriculture Adventure (AAA) is a hands-on and interactive event geared towards Grade 4 and Grade 5 science curriculum. Various activities are centered around habitats and communities, rocks, minerals and erosion, properties of land, changes in substances and simple machines.
Students move through 12 interactive stations covering a variety of agriculture topics. During lunch, students take part in a cookie auction with a professional auctioneer.
Who: Grade 4 and Grade 5 students
When: September 22, 23, and 24, 2020
Where: Richardson International's Kelburn Farm
(1228 Kelburn Rd, Howden, MB R5A 1K2)
The U of M's Farm and Food Discovery Centre and Glenlea Research Station
(Glenlea Research Station, Research Station Road, Glenlea, MB R0G 0S0)
Time: 9:45am - 1:45pm
Cost: $4.00 per student
Registration opens in Spring 2020.
- Students, teachers and chaperones are expected to bring a bagged lunch, although cookies and chocolate milk will be provided at lunch.
- All students will visit Kelburn Farm for 1/2 day and Glenlea Farm for the other 1/2 day. Watch for an email before the event identifying which farm you will start at in the morning.
- Because this event involves two different farms, students will need to be transported to the second farm at lunch. Please have your bus (or parent transportation) available.
If you have any questions, please contact AAA Program Manager, Larissa Peitsch by email: Larissa@aitc.mb.ca.