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Teacher Events

BC Field Trip Fair

Monday, September 25, 2017

See what field trip BC has to offer to teachers at the Field Trip Fair. Hundreds of attractions will be present to answer questions about what they can offer you. Location to be announced. Check for more information.


Teacher Professional Development Workshop - Animating History

Friday, October 20, 2017

The Vancouver Museum and the Reel 2 Real Film Festival for Youth present a full day Instant Animation workshop for teachers. Learn to use cut out animation techniques to tell the story of the 1907 Anti-Asian Riot as shown in the Vancouver History Galleries. Teachers will learn the steps required to help students create a short animated film by participating in all aspects of production: researching, storyboarding the film’s plot, character creation, camera-work, and the use of animation and sound effect software.

*Call 604-730-5307 to register


Teacher Professional Development Open House

Monday, February 19, 2018

Heritage Fair

May 2018

Celebrate Canadian heritage and history – an alternative to science fairs that creates and promotes students’ interest in history. These fairs provide an opportunity for students to make personal connections with the past as they explore family or community stories.

Evening of Eminence


June 2018

Join us for the culmination of the Multi-Age Cluster Class (MACC) grades 6 and 7 studies of eminent individuals from Vancouver and the world. Students will be dressed in ‘character’ and will present tableaux representing the meeting of remarkable minds. You can stroll through the galleries and eavesdrop on conversations between the numerous diverse individuals selected by the students.