Niagara 2014 butterfly specimensTeaching & Learning with Monarch Butterflies is a two-day, fully immersive workshop focused on giving educators the knowledge and skills to teach multi-disciplinary lessons that will strike awe and wonder in students of all ages!

Educators learn about the Monarch's life cycle, migration, and habitat requirements by participating in experiential activities, including indoor simulations, outdoor wide games, and a variety of visual and performing arts. Political and ethical considerations related to species conservation as well as social justice issues in Mexico are also explored.

Through our proven teachers-teaching-teachers method, participants build confidence and competence working with Monarchs, including:

Participants will leave the workshop with the knowledge, skills, and tools to bring the magical story of this iconic creature to life for their students.


For more information on our workshop policies, please visit our FAQ page.


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W.Farfield Weston FoundationThe Living City FoundationToronto and Region Conservation