William A. Switzer Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

School Programs

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William A. Switzer Provincial Park is the perfect location for your next fieldtrip. Students will enjoy hands-on nature explorations that spark their curiosity and support school curriculum set out by Alberta Learning.  Check out our Environmental Education brochure or the listing below.

Division Program Grade Curriculum Theme
I Lost in the Woods K

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    • Physical Skills & Well-being
    • Personal & Social Responsibility
I Nature Detectives 1 Science
    • Senses
    • Needs of Plants & Animals
I Bugology 2, 3 Science
    • Grade 2-Small Crawling & Flying Animals
    • Grade 3-Animal Life Cycles
I, II Wetland Wonder 3, 4, 5 Science
    • Grade 3 - Animal Life Cycles
    • Grade 4
      • Plant Growth & Changes
      • Waste & Our World
    • Grade 5-Wetland Ecosystems
I, II Art in the Park 3, 4, 5, 6 Fine Art
    • Reflection
    • Depiction
    • Composition
    • Expression
II Forest Forensics 6 Science
    • Trees & Forests
    • Evidence & Investigations
Kinderscience K

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    Environment & Community Awareness
Big Teeth! 3 Science
    Animal Life Cycles
Winter Survival 4, 5 Science, Social Studies

    Grade 4-Safety & Responsibility - Dangerous Situations, Grade 4-Alberta - The Land, Histories & Stories, Grade 4-Skills in an Alternative Environment - Teamwork, Grade 5-Safety & Responsibility - Recreational Situations, Grade 5-Canada - The Land, Histories & Stories, Grade 5-Skills in an Alternative Environment - Teamwork

Northern Rockies 4, 5 Social Studies
    Grade 4-Alberta - The Land, Histories & Stories and Grade 5-Canada - The Land, Histories & Stories