Distance LearningUp Close and Palaeo
Ask an expert! This unique program, hosted by a Science Educator, offers students the opportunity to interact with one of our world-renowned palaeontologists. Students are encouraged to ask curriculum-based questions, engage in discussions with our scientists, and find out the latest in palaeontology directly from those actually conducting the research!
Toll free in North America (outside Alberta)
Toll free in Alberta
310-0000 then (403) 823-7707
Outside North America
9 - 12
Available to the general public
Maximum 35 students
|Grade 9||Science||Biological Diversity|
|Grade 9||Health||Life Roles and Career Development|
|Grade 10||Science 10||Energy Flow in Global Systems|
|Grade 11||Science 20||The Changing Earth; Changes in Living Systems|
|Biology 20||The Biosphere|
|Grade 12||Biology 30||Changes in Populations and Communities|
|Grade 10-12||C.A.L.M.||Career and Life Choices|
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.
It’s the insatiable curiosity of our scientists that drives the Museum.
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