School Programmes

Pre-School and Foundation Phase (Grades R – 9)
School Programmes Brochure 2017

These are fun, hands-on programmes for Foundation Phase learners which make use of both indoor facilities as well as the park for outdoor experiences.

Explore the world of "Creepy Crawlies", discover the beauty and importance of "Birds" or learn how nature uses colour in many exciting ways with our "Colour Magic" programme.

Introduce your learners to the concept and values of habitats in our "Animal Homes" programme or to "The Circle of Life" – an introduction to natural resources and their importance.

All our programmes make extensive use of the Delta Environmental Centre as well as the Delta Park. Our programmes are designed to meet the curriculum requirements at all levels.

Please talk to us about any specific needs you may have or a topic you would like to cover.

R57.00 per learner for 3 hour programme
R27.00 per learner for 1½ hour programme

Intermediate Phase (Grades 4 – 6)

Fun, hands-on programmes for Intermediate Phase learners which make use of both indoor facilities as well as the park for outdoor experiences. Explore the "World of Insects" which looks at the beauty, ecology, adaptations and conservation of insects. Tackle classification of mammals "hands-on" with our "Mammal Mania" programme or introduce learners to ecological relationships with the "Animal and Plant Ecology" programme. Discover the four Rs' (Reduce, Recycle, Reuse, and Repair) and other waste issues and practices with our "Waste" and "Waste, Energy, and Greening" programmes.

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All our programmes make extensive use of the Delta Environmental Centre as well as Delta Park. Our programmes are designed to meet the curriculum requirements at all levels.

A Grade 4 programme at the Melville Koppies Nature Reserve is very popular.

Please talk to us about any specific needs you may have or a topic you would like to cover.

R57.00 per learner for 3 hour programme
R27.00 per learner for 1½ hour programme

Senior Phase (Grades 7 – 9)

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Fun, hands-on programmes for Senior Phase learners which make use of both indoor facilities as well as the park for outdoor experiences. Explore topics such as "Biodiversity", "Global Warming and Climate Change" and "Waste". All our programmes have been designed to fit in with the curriculum requirements. Our "Ecology" programme provides a practical and creative outlook on ecology with emphasis on human impact.

Please talk to us about any specific needs you may have or a topic you would like to cover.

A Grade 7 and 9 programme at Melville Koppies Nature Reserve is also available.

R57.00 per learner for 3 hour programme
R27.00 per learner for 1½ hour programme

FET (Grades 10 – 12)
School Programmes Brochure 2017

Hands-on, practical activities are used when learners explore topics such as "Population Studies", understanding the concepts and processes involved in population dynamics and "Ecology", hypothesis-testing and hands-on ecological studies done at Delta Park and Melville Koppies Nature Reserve.

Longer programmes (3-5 hours) are needed to cover all the aspects. Details to be discussed with the co-ordinators.

 

Contact Details:

Delta Environmental Centre
Private Bag X6
Parkview, 2122
Johannesburg
South Africa

Tel:
011 888 4831
Fax:
011 888 4106

Email:
Jana

You can find maps and directions here…

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