Teaching and Learning with Monarch Butterflies: ECE Level


Discover the incredible story of the Monarch butterfly, and find out what you can do to help protect this iconic and imperiled species.

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory | July 5-6, 2018
Albion Hills Field Centre | August 9-10, 2018

Our hands-on workshop invites participants to explore the Monarch’s life cycle, migration and habitat requirements, and develop the necessary skills to bring Monarchs into any educational environment.

Delivered by experts from the Monarch Teacher Network of Canada, this workshop helps participants build their confidence to work with Monarchs, through rigorous and comprehensive training. Topics include:

  • The significance of milkweed for Monarch habitats
  • Appropriate care and handling protocols throughout all life stages
  • History of tagging and tracking of migrating Monarchs
  • Ethical considerations related to species conservation

NEW!! A second day will focus on curriculum-linked activities for ECE level, related to the life cycle, migration and habitat needs of monarchs, amongst other themes. Come out and test-drive our brand new resource!


July 05, 2018 at 8:30am - July 06, 2018
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
2500 Kossuth Rd
Cambridge , ON N3H 4R7
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Rachel Stewart ·

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