Summer Youth Programs ’10

Modules Themes for Day Camps ages 5-12 years old.

Sustainability

Hear Dr. Seuss’s story of the Lorax, make your own Truffla Trees !

The Lorax with Truffala Trees
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot! Nothing is going to get better, it’s not!”

Building their very own truffula trees!

Learn about the animals and plants in the Biosphere Reserve

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Compost, and….

Find out how long it takes for waste and garbage to break down in a landfill

Play a fast paced game to find out where different regular house hold items can end up. Let’s avoid the landfill!

Which trash goes where?!

Who will finish first?

Biodiversity

Learn about Species within the Biosphere Reserve Make your own Species at Risk Playing cards and learn fun facts about animals in SNBR

Species at Risk Trading Card: Monarch Butterfly

What are invasive species and how can they affect our own backyards Learn about NS’s provincial tree, the Red Spruce, and get your own tree to plant at home!

Butterfly Gardens

Learn about the beautiful Monarch Butterfly , which travels from Mexico to NS each year.

Discover their life cycle and migration Plant a butterfly garden and learn about organic and local plants you can use to attract butterflies