Fish Creek Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

School Programs

These programs will run Sept. 18th, 2023 – March 15th, 2024 (excluding December 1 – January 15). No other elementary programs will be available at this time. Program requests will be taken beginning Sept. 6th, 2023, on a first come first served basis.

Other Options for Schools

Come to the Park Without a Program

Bring The Park To Your Classroom

Access our Program Resources

For Scheduled School Programs

Program Preparation Workshop

Teachers are required to attend a program workshop after a school booking is made. The workshop:


Listing of School Programs

Division Program Grade Curriculum Theme
I Fabulous Fall K Science


I Hidden Worlds K Science


I Spring Fever K Science


I Winter Wonder K Science


I Animals & Winter 1 Science
    • Topic B-Seasonal Changes
    • Topic D-Senses
I Signs of Fall 1 Science
    • Topic B-Seasonal Changes
    • Topic D-Senses
I Thriving Together 1 Science
    • Topic E-Needs of Animals and Plants
I Enchanted Spring 1 Science
    • Topic B-Seasonal Changes
    • Topic D-Senses
I Insect Intrigue 2 Science
    • Topic E-Small Crawling and Flying Animals
I Winter Wise 2 Science

    Topic D - Hot and Cold Temperatures

I Parks, People, Plants and Animals 2, 3 Science

    Growth and development of plants and animals. How plants and animals interact with each other and within the environment.

I Wildlife Cycles 3 Science
    • Topic E-Animal Life Cycles
II Plant Communities 4 Science
    • Topic E-Plant Growth and Changes
II Weather, We Like It 5 Science

    Weather Watch, Weather and Climate

II Nature's Curiosities 6 Science

    Topic D - Evidence and Investigation

II Tree Tales 6 Science
    • Topic E-Trees and Forests
III Shrubs, Trees and Dichotomous Keys 7 Science
    • Unit B-Plants for Food and Fibre
III The "Nature" of Science 7 Science
    • Unit A-Interactions and Ecosystems
III Exploring Biodiversity in Fish Creek Provincial Park 9 Science
    • Unit A - Biological Diversity
GPS Excursion in Fish Creek Provincial Park 7, 8, 9 Environmental and Outdoor Education


IV Ecosystems & Impacts: A Terrestrial Field Study 11 Biology, Science
    • Biology 20-Unit B-Ecosystems and Population Change
Orienteering 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Environmental and Outdoor Education
    • Many
    • No theme for ENVOE1
III, IV Your Day, Your Way! 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    • Various

1.Environmental & Outdoor Education Programs