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WDM Saskatoon - Christmas Programs


Please note that these programs are only available
by pre-registering and space is limited.

Volunteers by a decorated tree

Staff and volunteers look forward to celebrating the holiday season with
you and your students at the Saskatoon WDM.

Choose from the three programs below:

Kindergarten   |   Grade 1   |  Grade 3

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Kindergarten - A Christmas Long Ago

Santa and Mrs. Claus making cookiesA teacher-led program for kindergarten students which provides students the opportunity to learn some of the ways of the festive season during pioneer times.  The teacher is provided with a written storyline for the story session.  The story, as it is told to the children, will be accompanied by a series of slides and specific artifacts along with an explanation and directions.  As well, students may place some old-fashioned decorations on the tree and/or look at some old-fashioned gifts handled by the teacher.

This script for this program is also available in French.

Dates: November & December 2017

WDM Saskatoon - A Christmas Long Ago - Teacher Information (PDF)

 

Grades and Curriculum Connections

Kindergarten Social Studies INK.2


Book Your Class

Application Deadline: October 4, 2017

WDM Saskatoon - A Christmas Long Ago - Application Form (PDF)


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Grade 1 - Toys of Yesteryear

Museum Staff instructs students about the Toys of Yesteryear in the Boomtown SchoolhouseThe Toys of Yesteryear program for grade one students is held in the school on 1910 Boomtown Street, and led by Museum staff.  While children sit in old-fashioned desks they will share in the experience of listening to a story and seeing a variety of "Toys of Yesteryear".

Dates: November 1 - December 16, 2016

WDM Saskatoon - Toys of Yesteryear - Teacher Information (PDF)

Grades and Curriculum Connections

Grade 1 Social Studies DR1.1; IN2.2; DR2.1

 

Book Your Class:

Application Deadline: October 4, 2017

WDM Saskatoon - Toys of Yesteryear - Application Form (PDF)

 

Downloads: Toys of Yesteryear Scavenger Hunt (PDF)


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Grade 3 - Christmas 1910

Children 'shop' at the Bently Store on Boomtown StreetChristmas 1910 is a guided program for Grade 3 students.  Students shop on Boomtown Street with an imaginary dollar, construct a seasonal craft and tour the Eaton's Once Upon A Christmas exhibit.

 

 

 

 

Grades and Curriculum Connections

Grade 3 Social Studies IN3.1; IN3.2; IN3.3, Math N3.1; N3.2, Arts Education CP3.8

 

Book Your Class

Application Deadline: October 4, 2017

WDM Saskatoon - Christmas 1910 - Teacher Information - GSCS - Coming Soon
WDM Saskatoon - Christmas 1910 - Application Form - GSCS - Coming Soon

WDM Saskatoon - Christmas 1910 - Teacher Information - SPSD PSSD (PDF)
WDM Saskatoon - Christmas 1910 - Application Form - SPSD PSSD (PDF)

 

BONUS: WDM Aunt Mary's Sugar Cookie Recipe (PDF)
Nearly 2,000 cookies are baked every year by Museum volunteers so that students in this program can enjoy a home-baked cookie and juice.

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