Virtual Classroom Education

Bring BC Wildlife Federation to your school

We will be offering virtual classroom education programming to support BC educators, schools, and other youth clubs and organizations with their transition to online, hybrid, or adjusted learning. These unique online programs give students interactive, hands-on activities that will enrich their knowledge and appreciation of the outdoors. Please note programs must be booked a minimum of three weeks in advance

For a comprehensive breakdown of packages, programs, and themes, as well as learning objectives, pricing, and age groups, download the 2020-21 Virtual Classroom Education Program Guide.

About Virtual Classroom Education

We are currently offering three types of Classroom Education programming. Schools can book an entire week of lessons (10-15) with the School-Wide Experience, or groups can choose individual lessons with the Classroom Experience. We also offer Custom Programming for schools, classrooms, and youth groups.

To book a program, you’ll need to select a Package, a Program Type, and a Program Theme.

 

 

Program Packages

BCWF Delivered

This program delivers a package of hands-on activity supplies to each students’ door or to your school. Lessons and activities are virtually facilitated by a BCWF Educator.

 

 

BCWF Virtual Lessons

This program is an affordable option for educators that offers virtual lessons, activities, and/or games facilitated by a BCWF Educator. 

 

Program Themes

We have six themes for our virtual classroom education programs to choose from. Each program has a variety of lessons to choose from that can be found in our 2020-21 Virtual Classroom Education Program Guide.

 

  • Outdoor Safety & Survival
  • Wetlands
  • Pollinators
  • Wildlife
  • Climate Change
  • Leadership

Program Types

Schools, educators, or youth leaders can book an entire week of programming, individual classes, or request a custom program. Click below for more information on each program type! For a comprehensive breakdown of each program, please download the 2020-21 Virtual Classroom Education Program Guide.

School-Wide Experiences

BCWF School-Wide Experiences gives schools the opportunity to provide engaging virtual programming for students that is hands-on and builds community even when online. Your school can select a themed course-pack wherein teachers will select a 1-hour lesson to be taught to their students by a BCWF Educator. Each lesson must have a minimum of 20 students, maximum 30 students. 

Pricing:

  • BCWF Delivered (Lessons + Activity): $23/Student (Minimum 10 lessons, maximum 15 lessons; Minimum 25 Students, Maximum 30 students)
  • BCWF Virtual Lessons (Just Lessons): $2250.00 (Minimum 10 lessons, maximum 15 lessons; Minimum 25 Students, Maximum 30 students per lesson)

 

Classroom Experiences

BCWF Classroom Experiences offers hands-on, engaging lessons to supplement online and hybrid learning. Booking a lesson from one of the below options will give the students in your classroom a 1-hour session to understand important topics in ecology, conservation, biology, leadership + more with their peers in a way that builds community and outdoor knowledge and appreciation. 

Pricing:

  • BCWF Delivered (Lesson + Activity): $25/Student. Minimum 25 students, Maximum 30 students.
  • BCWF Virtual Lessons (Just Lesson): $200 for up to 30 students.
Custom Programming

Don’t see a program on our list that suits your students or curricula? BCWF Youth Programs offers custom programming to fit your school or classroom’s needs. To get more information and quote, please fill out the contact form or email us at youth@bcwf.bc.ca with the following information in the body of the email: 

 

  • Your school or youth group’s name
  • The type of program (School-Wide Experience or Classroom Experience)
  • The type of package (BCWF Delivered or BCWF Webinar)
  • An outline or short blurb of the type of theme you are thinking of for your custom program.

Please note that because these programs are built custom for your students, they must be booked a minimum of six weeks in advance. We will get back to you to coordinate for your custom program!

Request More Information

If you are interested in learning more about our Virtual Classroom Programming, have questions about how our programs operate, want to book a program, or request a quote, please fill out the following contact form or send us an email at youth@bcwf.bc.ca. Read our privacy policy here.