January 29, 2018 David Todd

This program immerses students into the lives of animals living in the forest. Students become carnivores, omnivores, and/or herbivores in an exciting and active simulation game.

children use forest camouflage in Kortright survival instincts school program

Through a fun and hands-on experience, students will explore predator-prey relationships, food chains and energy pyramids.

Following an introduction to the curriculum, scientific concepts and rules for safe game play, students proceed to a well-marked forested area to play the Instincts for Survival game.

A conclusion reviews concepts presented in this memorable game.

Half Day  |  All Year

Curriculum Connections:
• Science and Technology
• Life Systems – Grade 4: Habitats and Communities | Grade 6: Biodiversity
• Leadership and Recreation



TRAIL CLOSURE NOTICE: For the safety of our visitors, the boardwalk on the Lookout Trail (L2) is currently closed. The Lookout spot is still open and is accessible by trail sections (L5-L4-L3). There is no access to the lookout from L1.