The Bear Necessities (K-2)

Learn How Wild Bears Live

How does a wild bear find food, water and shelter? Using their senses and detective skills, students figure out how bears meet their needs, and what we can all do to help them. This lively program involves interactive role-playing and costumes. Click HERE for a more detailed outline of the program.

The Bear Necessities

Curriculum Connections:

Kindergarten – Creative expression; critical and creative thinking.

Grade One – Senses; Needs of Plants and Animals.

Grade Two – Hot and Cold ; drama and expression.

Length: 60 minutes

Times offered: 10:00am, 11:15am, 12:45pm

Program Fees for 17/18 school year: $225 September - March
                                                            $275 April - June

Program Fees for 18/19 school year:
$225 September - November
$175 December - February (add on a self-guided backpack for free!*)
$280 March - June

*Click here for more information about the self-guided backpacks

Maximum 27 students

For detailed availabilty please check the Program Schedule

Booking information and guidelines

Please look through our booking procedures to help you fill in a booking form. It includes important information relating to class sizes and chaperones as well as other frequently asked questions.


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In spite of their dramatic appearance, mandrills are generally quiet and reserved, spending much of their day searching for food.