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SPring 3
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Overview

When is it?

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

April Break: April 18 – April 22, 2016 (Monday- Friday)

 

Where is it?

Students aged 11-13 will be picked up and dropped off at Portland Yacht Services.  Rippleffect will provide transportation to a variety of locations during the week. On Thursday morning, students will take the ferry out to Cow Island for an overnight adventure.

 

What is included?

  • Professional instructors with a 1:7 instructor to student ratio
  • Integrated environmental science, outdoor living skills, team building and leadership curriculum
  • Transportation to activity sites
  • Hot and cold beverages
  • Any specialized equipment and extra warm layers
  • Overnight on Cow Island Thursday

Curriculum

  • Rock climb
  • Zip line
  • Explore local beach ecology and tide pools
  • Hike
  • Overnight trip to Cow Island
  • Play games that help make new friends
  • Tie knots
  • Map and compass orienteering
  • Team challenges and initiatives
  • Practice Leave No Trace principles