Banff Elementary School Mountain Living en-us Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:57:40 MST Breeze for Teachers 5.0 Nature Explorers                     Outdoor, Experiential, Place-Based, Curriculum Enhancing Field Trips Grades K-6   Photo on top of Tunnel Mountain: Grade 2, June 2015   This year’s program covers several core curriculum topics: Fall Science 1 Deeper into Science 2 Math in Nature Wildlife Safety and Respect Winter Skills and Teamwork Cultural and Natural History - Museum Visits Earth Day Art and Language Arts Spring Explorers 1 - Science and Social Spring Explorers 2 - Mountain Living   A Huge and Heartfelt Thank You to our Partners and Sponsors: BES School Council Mactaggart III Fund Banff Community Foundation Improvement District #9 Edmonton Community Foundation Banff Springs Golf Course Town of Banff The Banff Centre Brewster Banff Gondola The Biosphere Institute Bow Valley Waste Management Commission Parks Canada Parks Kananaskis Banff Wastewater Treatment Facility The Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum The Whyte Museum The Canmore Geoscience Museum   Links: Click the following links for more information. 2017/2018 Permission Form and Waiver Nature Explorers Calendar We would also invite you to consider volunteering during any of the outings. You can sign up for one or many. The Fall sign up options are now available online. We will be relying on volunteers to ensure we are able to meet the field trip requirement per CRPS Procedures. For a simple sign up form, please click the link below. Click here to volunteer. A Huge and Heartfelt Thank You to All of the Parent and Grandparent Volunteers!!!  We can’t go on our field trips without YOU!!! Living Living Outdoor Pursuits Program The Outdoor Pursuits Program at Banff Elementary School is part of our commitment to provide opportunities for students to experience a range of activities that are not included in the curriculum. Kindergarten - Cave & Basin Gr. 1 - swimming Gr. 2 - swimming Gr. 3 - downhill skiing Gr. 4 - cross country skiing Gr. 5 - wall climbing and snowshoeing Gr. 6 - curling Living Living