Education

OUR DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING SERVES TO PRESERVE AND PROMOTE AVIATION STORIES IN WESTERN AND NORTHERN CANADA WHILE EDUCATING, ENTERTAINING, AND INSPIRING YOUNG MINDS

School Programs & Outreach

Tailored for curriculum and adapted for students from Kindergarten to Grade 8, bring the thrill of flight to your classroom!

PLEASE NOTE: Our ‘Take Flight!’ school programmes are fully booked until the end of June 2022. See below for information on summer programming and stay tuned for details about fall 2022 school programmes and an exciting announcement about new STEM-based programming!

Engage and educate your students about the science and history of aviation with our on-site or virtual programme options!

  • Hosted from our new museum which has access to exciting artefacts and aircraft currently in restoration, our programmes serve to connect classrooms through messages of inspiration.
  • The facilitator, Chris without the Hat has fifteen years of experience delivering our Flight programme and is a professional children’s entertainer who uses humour and fun to bring science and history alive.
  • All programmes include hands-on activities appropriate for the age group and touch on curriculum points for each grade level.
  • We work with teachers to tailor or emphasize aspects of learning outcomes as needed.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Our outreach programming is currently on hold.

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ON-SITE PROGRAMMES

TAKE FLIGHT! July 4 – September 2, 2022

Programme Duration

Each programme is 2 hours including a one-hour classroom/activity and a one-hour tour.

Programmes run from 10am – 12pm or from 1pm – 3pm. Times may be adjusted.

The lunchroom is available before or after programming, by arrangement.

A full day, four-hour, two programme day includes the use of our lunchroom and a scavenger hunt.

Cost

$10.00 per student for one programme, $15.00 per student for full day.

Staff no charge at 1/8 ratio, student rate for attending adults over that ratio.

Prices are in effect July 4 to September 2, 2022.

A minimum of 10 participants is required.

Airports Away
Whirly Birds, Fishes, and Drones
Ghost Dusters!

TAKE FLIGHT! May 30 – June 30, 2022

On-site school programmes are fully booked through the end of June 2022.

Book now and be the first to experience this exciting new museum in Winnipeg. 

Programme Duration

Each programme is 2 hours including a one-hour classroom/activity and a one-hour tour.

The lunchroom is available before or after programming, by arrangement.

A full day, four-hour, two programme day includes the use of our lunchroom and a scavenger hunt.

Cost

$8.00 per student for one programme, $14.00 per student for full day.

Staff no charge at 1/8 ratio, student rate for attending adults over that ratio.

Prices are in effect May 30 to June 30, 2022.

Grade 1 – Magnificent Materials
Grade 2 – Stopping and Going
GRADE 6 – SCIENCE OF FLIGHT
Special Interest – Airports Away
Special Interest – Designiacs

VIRTUAL PROGRAMMES

Delivered in creative and unique ways to inspire, engage, and connect students.

Programme Duration: 45 minutes

Cost

$100 + GST – 10% discount with multiple bookings at the same school, on the same day.

Grades K-8 – Multi-Level Paper Planes Workshop
Grades 5-6 – In Pursuit of Flight

Safety in the time of COVID-19 is our top priority:

  • COVID-Clean – we are committed to following guidelines provided by the province
  • Teachers are in control of the environment – we will work with you to ensure the virtual lessons encourage proper distancing and no contact between participants
  • All supplies used for workshops (paper, rulers, and pencils) to be provided by the student or the school to ensure that there is no physical contact 
  • Paper airplane activities are ideal as the paper is fresh from the package
  • The Interpreter will contact the school one day before to inquire about any health policy changes that could impact the nature of the program delivery and content

Contact us to learn more about booking our Take Flight education programs

CONTACT

Pam McKenzie

204 786 0409

E: programs@royalaviationmuseum.com