GROWE Outdoor School – Strike Coverage – Oct 9-11

  • Five Oaks Five Oaks
  • 1 Bethel Road, Paris, ON N3L 3E3
  • Oct 9 - 11, 2019 (3 days)
  • CAD $150.00 - per child, Wednesday October 9 to Friday October 11 (3 days)

About This Event

This fall GROWE is offering nature immersion, attribute curriculum children’s programs. The programs will encompass a wide assortment of experiential and inquiry play-based learning.  Children will be immersed in outdoor self-directed play and educational activities all day!

During the school strike, enroll your children in our outdoor nature based school days that will get your wild ones outside, active as well as generate their curiosity and connection to nature.  Your little ones will be guided on their adventure by highly qualified passionate leaders that are trained in Wilderness First Aid.

Ages 5-11 years old

Programs run from 9am-4pm. Drop off and pick up from 8:30am-4:30pm

1:8 leader to child ratio

We live in an information rich and connection poor society. Children are consuming information without generating curiosity for learning and connections to themselves, community and nature. The current school system is concentrating on subject curriculum and not attribute curriculum. Outdoor knowledge was once an important part of our everyday living, but has now been misplaced through the generations from lack of education and nature connection. There is a need in our community to add nature connection opportunities to the children’s lives of today. It takes a village to raise a child.

Come fall in love with nature with us while we explore what nature is doing to get ready for winter.

Registration and Payment DUE by Oct 7, 2019. Spaces are limited!

This program listing is Wednesday October 9 to Friday October 11

For Monday October 7, register HERE.

For Tuesday October 8, register for our Local Harvest Time PD Day Camp

For future full weeks: Monday to Friday extended Outdoor School will be offered on a week-by-week basis during the school closure due to the strike. Cost $250/child/week

Drop off and pick up will be at Five Oaks in the Summer Centre in the lower campus.

If you’d like to continue with GROWE outside of the school strike (spaces limited) check out the regular Wednesday Fall Semester Outdoor School for Eagles & Acorns

First Semester will start Wednesday, September 18th and end on Wednesday, December 18th. Children must be potty trained and be 3 years old at the start of the semester.

Please Note: if school resumes part way through the block, we will process refunds for the remaining period of the block, less a 6% processing fee. No refunds for voluntary withdrawal or illness.

Check out more at our GROWE website.

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