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Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site of Canada

Group Activities

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Artifact Bingo

It's Bingo, Lower Fort Garry style! The Bingo card squares are filled with pictures of artifacts found throughout the historic site. The Bingo caller, a Parks Canada interpreter, describes what each picture represents utilizing the actual artifact. A fun, interactive program suitable for all ages.

Length: 45 minutes

Build a Red River frame house Build a Red River frame house
© Parks Canada / D. Harper


In cooperative groups, students will learn how to build mini versions of a tipi and a Red River frame house. This is an excellent activity providing students the opportunity to reinforce and build on the skills learned in Cluster 0 as well as the Grade 3 and 5 science curriculums.

Length: 60 minutes