English and Outdoor Education (OE)2 Credit Program
THE GREAT ROMANCE BETWEEN ENGLISH AND OUTDOOR EDUCATION
ANNOUNCING OUR 24-DAY, TWO CREDIT PROGRAM
JUNE 27th – JULY 21st 2019
EARN ONE ENGLISH CREDIT AND ONE OE CREDIT
THE STORY OF THEIR UNION
In a recent event that shocked our community, OE got down on one knee and proposed marriage to
“If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em,” OE was recently quoted in the Palmer Rapids Tribune.
English was dubious at first.
“Why should I bother with an OE has-been who is obsessed with rivers and campfires-by-waterfalls?”
OE summoned its bug-bitten attempt at eloquence,
“Students will earn two credits in twenty-four days. I get that it’s no cake walk. It will be busy, busy and
English, obsessed with its own high standards, looked doubtful.
“I need no boost in my popularity,” English said with a swagger.
So, the relentless OE pressed on with more details,
“Each day of the program will have one main focus – either OE or English, but we’ll never miss an opportunity to mix the two. A day of fishing offers a great chance to develop your storytelling skills. Having a hard time writing your descriptive poetry? A quick flight on our 50-foot swing might get the
Surprisingly, English softened. It couldn’t resist the sublimity of the concept.
“Let’s try one pilot in the summer of 2019 and see how it flies. But no more than 20 students max. Let’s keep it simple.”
And so their union was born.
What Two Credits Can Be Earned?
ONE OUTDOOR EDUCATION / LEADERSHIP CREDIT
Recreation Leadership PLF4M (qualifies for University Admissions), or
Leadership and Peer Support (Grade 11), or
Outdoor Education at all grade levels
+ PLUS +
ONE ENGLISH CREDIT
Any level from Grade 9 Applied to Grade 12 University
Hear from our students
Summer Adventures 2018
Q: Where do we live? Are we staying in tents the whole time?
The other half of the trip you stay in lodges that are way nicer than a regular summer camp “cabin”. They are modern facilities with all the amenities of home, just a lot bigger. You’ll be sharing a room with 3 or 4 other students.
English is a little different
Q: What about food? Do we cook?
Thank you for helping R become a more self-assured, successful teenager!