School Programs

Grey Roots Educational Programs are developed with the Ontario curriculum expectations in mind. Our programs encourage students to learn about the history of Grey County and to broaden their horizons through our travelling exhibits and programs.

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Want to learn more?

We encourage teachers and principals to visit Grey Roots to gain a better understanding of our programs. Please call ahead to ensure a staff member is available to discuss our programs with you. Qualified teachers will be admitted free of charge; extra guests are required to pay admission fees. Free admission not valid on special event days.

Climb Your Family Tree

This program focuses on the importance of family history and will teach students how to conduct research both at home and in the Archives.
Grades:
Grade 1
Grade 2
Subjects:
Social Studies

Keeping with Tradition

There are a world of winter traditions and ways to celebrate the holidays! Grey Roots invites you to explore the origins of two well known traditions: gingerbread cookies and Christmas trees.
Grades:
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Subjects:
Social Studies
Visual Arts

School Days

You and your class will experience school as it was in 1920 when the Moreston Heritage Village school teacher rings the bell to start the lesson. Sharpen your skills to be ready for some Mental Arithmetic; try your hand at Cursive Writing; take part in a class Spelling Bee and discuss similarities and differences between the 1920s and today
Grades:
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Subjects:
History
Social Studies
Visual Arts

WWI Education Day

Experience the Great War, "the war to end all wars" by participating in our full WWI Education Day at Grey Roots Museum & Archives.
Grades:
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Subjects:
History