The Ontario Federation of Teaching Parents

Check out these fun activities we’ve found!

If you’d like to add your contest, science fair, camp, volunteer opportunity, or field trip invitation, please contact us!


Inclusion of any business on this list does not constitute an endorsement by OFTP. We share this information to let homeschoolers know what’s available, not necessarily what’s recommended. Although it benefits the resource provider to be listed here, it is not an advertisement to serve the purposes of the provider, it is a listing to serve the informational needs of homeschoolers looking for assistance or learning opportunities outside of the home.


Science Fairs

Canada-Wide Science Fair


Kids’ Fish Art Contest
TD Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
Math+ Competitions at University of Toronto

Camps & Activities


Canada Learning Code
Math+ at University of Toronto
Science Unlimited Summer Camp
Camp Tournesol – French camps for kids
Reptilia Camp
Canadian Ecology Day Camp
Eco Wellness Child & Youth Camps
Niagara Nature School
Centuri Arts Camp
Ontario Educational Leadership Centre
Toronto Harbourfront Centre Summer Camps
The Green Herons

Field Trips

Homeschool Field Trip Groups

Ontario Homeschool Trips
Ontario Homeschool Field Trip Club
GTA Homeschool Field Trips

Field Trips in Southern Ontario

Pickering Museum Village

Field Trips in Central Ontario

Field Trips in Eastern Ontario

Escape Manor Junior — Nepean

Field Trips in Northern Ontario

Field Trips in the GTA

Bata Shoe Museum
Medieval Times
Lucy Maud Montgomery Garden of the Senses


Habitat for Humanity International
Katimavik Canada
L’Arche Communities
Romeo House Toronto
Youth Challenge International
Willing Workers On Organic Farms