Mr. Dittrich

Joe Dittrich
4-5-6 Math and Science

4-5-6 Outdoor Ed

 OUTDOOR EDUCATION FOR 2016-2017

4TH - 5TH - 6TH GRADES
MORE WE  LESS  ME

DATES:  SEPTEMBER 7-9, 2016
LOCATION:  BABLER STATE PARK
SUPERVISION:  Mrs. Lannert, Mr. Dittrich

ACTIVITIES:   Small and large group team building, creek walks, pioneering skills, journaling, orienteering, cooking, cleaning, dinner conversations, campfire, storytelling, self-esteem development, confidence-building activities, astronomy, night hikes, nature studies, and games.

SUPPLY LIST:  The following list of things is all that is needed for our three days and two nights away from home.  

OUTDOOR EDUCATION SUPPLY LIST

Please do not bring gum, candy, or any other kind of food.  Also, do not bring any electronic equipment, cell phones, Nooks/Kindles, iPods, hand-held electronic games (i.e. Nintendo DS, etc.) or digital cameras.  If any of these non-essential items are found, they will be confiscated until we return to school.  Teachers will provide cameras for student use.

sleeping bag                                        
raincoat/poncho                                  canteen or water bottle
sweater/warm jacket                          sunglasses (optional)                           sunscreen
windbreaker                                       1 pair shorts                                             toothbrush and paste
1 pair long pants                                deodorant (non-aerosol)                       brush or comb
1 pair sweats/pajamas                     1 neck scarf or bandana                        soap
2 pair underwear                               cap/sun hat                                               journal, pen
2 T-shirts                                              insect repellent
3 pair socks                                        bath towel / wash cloth
1 pair shoes (One pair boots or mud shoes in addition to ones one your feet.)

Note: Girls, please do not bring make-up.

ESSENTIAL EQUIPMENT:  This list will be in addition to the clothes that you wear on the day that we leave for the event. Pack in a duffel or athletic bag.

PHONE CALLS:  We will give the telephone number to Parents at the Outdoor Education Parent Meeting

MEDICATION:  If your child is currently taking daily medication, the school medication form needs to be completed.  The form and medication must then be placed in a zip-lock bag labeled with your child’s name.  If you have medication for your child in the school office, the teachers will take that medication to be dispensed at lunch, or as needed.