Distance LearningSecrets of the Lost Quarry
Journey into the Canadian Badlands and relocate a lost site uncovered by palaeontologists almost 100 years ago! Without leaving the classroom, students will be transported through the Red Deer River valley to collect and study the evidence to find a historical quarry location. Will they successfully discover who worked there and what they found? It's an opportunity to practice using investigative skills in an adventure they’ll not soon forget!
Toll free in North America (outside Alberta)
Toll free in Alberta
310-0000 then (403) 823-7707
Outside North America
2 - 8
Maximum 35 students
Teacher Resource Guides
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|Grade 3||Science||Rocks and Minerals|
|Grade 4||Social Studies||Alberta: A Sense of the Land|
|Grade 5||Social Studies||Histories and Stories of Life in Canada|
|Grade 6||Science||Evidence and Investigation|
|Grade 7||Science||Planet Earth|
|Grade 8||Science||Freshwater and Saltwater Systems|
U.S. National Education Standards
Many of our Distance Learning programs meet the United States National Education Standards for schools in the American education system. Programs with specific curriculum connections are available for students K-12.
Download the U.S. National Education Standards PDF here.
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It’s the insatiable curiosity of our scientists that drives the Museum.