Bringing Learning to Life
Looking for a fun, hands-on field trip that will help your students connect with food, the land, and each other? Want an out-of-classroom experience designed to support the new BC Curriculum? We would love to welcome your class or youth group to visit our farms!
You don’t have to travel far to give your students a farm experience. Situated at Vancouver Technical and David Thompson secondary schools, our schoolyard farms are a short walk from many elementary schools and community centers. All field trips are 2 hours long and include a farm work experience, as well as a tasting of salad or other veggies.
Cost: $150 for up to 25 youth; $6 for each additional youth.
Adult Assistance: We require 1 teacher/chaperone for every 6 grade K-3 students, 8 grade 4-5 students, 10 grade 6-7 students, and 12 grade 8-12 students. Additional adults will be charged at the student rate. If your group needs accommodation for more adult assistance, please let us know on the registration form.
Group Size: We can host up to 30 youth on either of our farm sites. If you have a larger group, consider booking both a morning and an afternoon session, and have the whole group enjoy lunch together!
Scheduling: Thanks for a great fall! Our spring field trip season will begin April 1, 2019. You are welcome to submit requests for April-June 2019; we will schedule spring field trips in the order they were received beginning in November.
Looking for a winter program? Bring Fresh Roots to your classroom for a workshop! Click here to learn more.
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Personalized Field Trip
If you are interested in a field trip longer than two hours, or would like to work with our Experiential Learning Manager to craft a program to meet your learning objectives, fill in the registration form and we will get in touch to figure out how we can help make it happen!
Cost: A uniquely designed program will be priced accordingly.
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