Pioneer Pursuits

Facility: Black Creek Pioneer Village
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Program Levels:
Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8
Course Types:
Day Visit

Get active and learn how various groups contributed to our Canadian identity through sport and leisure pursuits. Students play traditional outdoor games, and learn and perform three Victorian dances. Compare and contrast nineteenth century social life with that of today in this cross-curricular program.

Available January – April, July & August
*maximum 100 students per day
*all day program (10:00-2:00)


Curriculum Links: Social Studies: Heritage and Identity- Changing Family and Community Traditions (grade 2), Communities in Canada, 1780-1850 (grade 3),Communities in Canada, Past and Present (grade 6); Physical Education-Active Living, Movement Competance (grades 2-8)