Following the Alberta curriculum, we offer educational programs for grades K-12. Our school tour takes students to 3 sites within the Markerville area.
Stephansson House Historic Site Stephansson House is a tour of the famous Icelandic poets homestead. Students will learn about life in the 1900's, as well as how to felt wool and can receive Icelandic cookies.
Hola School (One room classroom) Students will get to experience the learning environment of a 1927 one room classroom.
Markerville Creamery Students will get to experience making butter, as well as a tour of the creamery museum, set up as it would have been in 1932. They get to watch a puppet show, as well as taking part in a cow milking relay-race. At the end of the tours, the students receive an ice cream cone.
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I was impressed with the genuine hospitality and proud cultural heritage (not to mention the great tasting ice-cream)....Farm Fresh TV