Monarch Butterfly Workshop Series
| Peterborough, ON

July 25, 2017


Camp Kawartha Environment Centre

Camp Kawartha is an award winning not-for-profit organization that has been providing meaningful outdoor experiences for children, youth and adults for 90 years. Founded on the shores of Clear Lake by the Rotary Club of Peterborough in 1921, they have grown into a year-round learning centre dedicated to promoting outdoor learning, nature and environmental awareness, recreational opportunities and leadership programming to residents from Ontario and beyond. They operate as a summer camp, an outdoor education centre and a unique environmental learning centre from one of Canada's most sustainable buildings "The Camp Kawartha Environment Centre."


Camp Kawartha Environment Centre
2505 Pioneer Road, Peterborough ON

Classroom Activities with Monarch Butterflies

Monarch Butterfly

Date: July 25, 2017
Time: 8:30am to 4:30pm

About This Workshop

Delivered by experts from the Monarch Teacher Network of Canada, participants will learn about the life cycle, migration and habitat requirements of the Monarch butterfly. Training on appropriate handling and care protocols, tagging and tracking of migrating Monarchs and ethical considerations related to species conservation will also be covered. Morning refreshments and lunch will be provided.

Graduates of this workshop will be able to register as Authorized Teachers with MTN of Canada's Wildlife Scientific Collector's Authorization.

Learn how to incorporate Monarch butterflies into the Kindergarten - Grade 8 curriculum! This fun and experiential module will guide you through classroom activities that will teach essential skills across the elementary curriculum in science, literacy, geography and other subject areas. Morning refreshments and lunch will be provided.

Session highlights include:

For more information and any questions, please contact Vicky An at


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