Polar Bear

Virtual Program

Polar Passage

Polar Passage is an interactive and educational virtual expedition that allows young learners to embark on a captivating exploration of the Arctic region, where they will encounter the magnificent polar bears in their habitats at the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo. Through exciting virtual experiences, fun activities, and captivating storytelling, children will gain a deeper understanding of the Arctic ecosystem and the importance of conserving this icy wonderland.

Grades: Kindergarten to grade 3
Length: 60 minutes
Program Times: 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m.
Capacity: Up to 37 students
Cost: $125

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Curricular Connections


  • Shows awareness of similarities and differences in living things, objects and materials

Grade 1

  • Describe some common living things, and identify needs of these living things

Grade 2

  • Describe ways in which temperature changes affect us in our daily lives

Grade 3

  • Describe the appearances and life cycles of some common animals, and identify their adaptations to different environments
  • Identify requirements for animal care

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