Discover first hand the skills you need to master the great outdoors, explore the ins and outs of the scenic caves, participate in climate experiments and learn about freshwater ecology, and so much more!
Collingwood, Orillia, Algonquin, Sudbury, Tobermory and Toronto
Open to ALL Ontario Grade 8 and High School Students!
Join us as we explore the ins and outs of the scenic caves located in Southern Ontario’s Niagara Escarpment as we bring the Canadian Geography course to life. Grab a compass as we head east and learn how to navigate your way around while kayaking through Lake Couchiching. Discover first hand the skills you need to master the great outdoors as you will learn proper camping techniques and shelter construction to help prepare for your canoe trip to Algonquin. Here you will focus on forest management, sustainability, and mapping as you explore the natural beauty of the first provincial park in Ontario. Blast over to the planetarium at Science North and feel like you are flying beneath our solar system. Participate in climate experiments and learn about freshwater ecology. While in Sudbury, visit Dynamic Earth where you will gain a better understanding of mining design and pollution solutions. Venture to the heart of the Great Lakes of Canada and explore the unique scenic region of Manitoulin Island. Next, journey to the spectacular Bruce Peninsula, where the vivid cliffs and rocky areas are home to many reptiles and wildlife. If that wasn’t enough adventure, head to Toronto to explore the diversity of culture and customs and take in the Rogers Centre in the heart of downtown Toronto and enjoy some of the many attractions that the city has to offer.
Canoe & Kayak Trips
Toronto Blue Jay’s Game
And so much more!
*Sponsored by Simcoe County District School Board
Canadian Geography, Grade 9, Academic (CGC1D)
Orientation and First Class: Saturday, June 23
This is a mandatory session for parents and students. Full attendance is required.
Online Study: Saturday, June 23 to Saturday, July 14
Students will complete pre-trip assignments and submit through D2L prior to July 14.
Travel Dates: Sunday, July 8 to Friday, July 20 2018
Students will be completing assessments throughout the travel portion. The summative assignments will be due on or close to the final day of the trip.
$1950 All Inclusive
Registration opens on October 1st, 2017
Early booking discount of $100 available until December 15th, 2017
* $1000 deposit is needed to secure your spot at the time of registration.
*Final deposit of $950 is due Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory)add $75
Please note: It is EduTravel and school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized student insurance protection plan will be automatically added to the cost of the program fee upon registration. Please know there is an option to opt out of the insurance policy by filling and returning in the “Insurance Opt-Out Form” along with proof of valid insurance coverage from another source.
Visa Students may be required to pay an additional fee. Please contact the EduTravel office.
Transportation by luxury highway motor coach (W/C, DVD, A/C)
Daily breakfast and dinner
All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
All applicable taxes
Fees Do Not Include:
Trip Cancellation Insurance
Out of Country Health Insurance
Discretionary spending money
Program Details (Click below)
All Ontario Students - Option 1
Orientation:Saturday, June 23, 2018 Travel Dates: Sunday, July 8, 2018 to Friday July 20, 2018
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
All Ontario Students - Option 2
Sponsored by the Simcoe County District School Board
Orientation: Saturday, June 23, 2018 Travel Dates: Saturday, July 14, 2018 to Thursday, July 26, 2018