Camps, excursions & incursions are vitally important to learning and development. They provide an opportunity for practical real life experiences that reinforce and add to classroom learning to greater engage children in their learning.
To make learning more meaning and relevant to children and to reinforce classroom learning, excursions and incursions will be offered to provide real life experiences for children.
So as they can support children’s preview learning and be prepared, parents will be informed well in advance of such events. Charges for local non-overnight excursions will be included as part of the school fees. Parents will be advised of the cost of non-local excursions well in advance. Incursions and excursions include guest speakers, sports development coaches and performing arts visits and excursions to local businesses, industries and services, the beach and local places of interest.
It is expected that all children will participate in the camps program, unless there are medical reasons.
Year 5 and 6 students will be offered the following opportunities and experiences
Overnight sleepover at school in November each year.
All Camps and Excursions consent forms together with further information will be sent home for parents as dates approach.