What: This program features interactive classroom presentations using natural history specimens and teaching props from the Museum.
Who and how: Trained educators from the Museum animate and interpret natural history specimens using a variety of educational props. Each presentation includes supervised hands-on time with the specimens.
Audience: any elementary- or secondary-school school within a 70-km radius from downtown Montreal; also other groups such as Girl Guides or Scouts, home schools, or after-school; not suitable for pre-school age groups.
Language: offered in French or English.
Length of presentation: one hour.
Themes: dinosaurs, fossils, volcanoes, rocks and minerals, shells and marine life, endangered species and conservation.
Cost (including GST and QST taxes)
$114.98 for venues on the island of Montreal (for one hour presentation)
$229.95 for two one-hour presentations at one school on same day, venues on the island of Montreal
$172.46 per presentation (one hour) for venues OFF the island of Montreal or if the presentation includes a take-home craft
$264.50 for two one-hour presentations at one venue OFF the island of Montreal
When you book a Science Outreach presentation for your class you will be sent a Confirmation Form with all details. The official invoice will be issued after the Science Outreach presentation. The official invoice will come from McGill Accounts Receivable with clear instructions regarding payment.
To book: If you are interested in providing your students with this unique, hands-on science experience, please fill out our booking form below.
For more information, please email ingrid [dot] birker [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Ingrid Birker) (Science Outreach Coordinator) or phone 514-398-4094.
Please call 514-398-4094 if you have any difficulties with this form.