Connect2Nature School | WWF Hong Kong


 
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Through outdoor experiential learning at our WWF learning centres, children learn about the link between humans and nature, nurturing a positive attitude towards our natural environment.

Features
  • Explore our incredible natural environment
    Learn about nature at Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park and Hoi Ha Marine Life Centre, Tai Po natural coastline & Island House Conservation Studies Centre 
     
  • Enjoy nature in a FUN way
    Children develop an appreciation for nature through experiential learning and citizen science activities in natural habitats 
     
  • Enhance collaborative skills
    Group missions encourage active communication and collaboration among children
     
  • Learn from experienced educators
    Facilitate children’s experience that can be applied to their daily life

Programme starts in January -- book your place now!

Junior Urban Ecologist


Through games and observation at Tai Po Waterfront Park and Island House Conservation Studies Centre, children and parents will learn about the relationship between organisms and the environment, while nurturing interest in local species. They will also create their own urban “Pokédex” for recording urban wildlife encountered.
 

Rundown 

Dates: 10, 17 May (Full-day class)
             15, 22 May (Half-day class)

One-day class:
  • Learn about urban ecology through interactive games
  • Discover urban biodiversity
  • Create urban "Pokedex"
  • Explore natural coastal areas
Half-day class:
  • Learn about urban ecology through interactive games
  • Discover urban biodiversity
  • Create urban "Pokedex"

 

Junior Oceanographer 



Kids will explore a marine environment and experience the work of an oceanographer at Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park.  They will learn to observe beach organisms as well as microscopic plankton and investigate seawater quality and its relationship with marine life. The programme content aligns with General Studies curriculum and STEM education.
 

Rundown

Dates: 10, 17, 23, 31 May  7, 13 June
Morning
  • Coastal exploration
  • Use of scientific equipment to find out characteristics of seawater
Lunch @ Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park (provided by WWF)
Afternoon
  • Plankton observation & art workshop
  • Coral observation on glass-bottom boat

Adventures of Mai Po Rangers



Connect2Nature Academy is pleased to introduce a brand-new programme at Mai Po Nature Reserve, where children experience the day-to-day operation work of our reserve rangers, including wildlife and habitat-monitoring, control and monitoring of invasive species, gei wai operation and daily maintenance work. Participants learn to be future guardians of our planet by learning how to identify wildlife species, actively manage wetlands using different tools, and the importance of active wetland management.

 

Rundown 

Dates: 30 May, 6 June
Class A
  • Wildlife and habitat-monitoring
  • Control and monitor invasive species
  • Daily maintenance work
  • Nature art workshop
Class B
  • Conduct experiments and wildlife surveys
  • Nature art workshop
  • Sunset watching
  • Night safari with wildlife observation