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Christ the Teacher Catholic School Camping 2014

Christ the Teacher Catholic School Camping 2014

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The students of Christ The Teacher Catholic Schools would like to thank the SaskOutdoors for their support of our program! Our grade seven students and fourteen staff members took part in various activities including canoeing, archery, outdoor cooking, wilderness survival, and orienteering.


Davidson School Composts 2014

Davidson School Composts 2014

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Davidson Grade 5 students maintained an indoor garden through the winter, and an outdoor garden once it warmed up. While they previously had an indoor worm composting bin in their classroom, they wanted to expand to an outdoor composting program and include Grades K-6. A guest speaker was brought


Core Neighbourhood Youth Coop hikes to Grey Owl's Cabin

Core Neighbourhood Youth Coop hikes to Grey Owl's Cabin

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I'm pleased to say we had great trip with the youth of the Core Neighbourhood Youth Coop (CNYC) again this year. This year we had 10 CNYC youth attend the trip. We also had 6 leaders on the trip including myself. We had lots of fun and succeeded in hiking to Grey Owl's cabin and back over 3


Vincent Massey Camping Trip

Vincent Massey Camping Trip

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On June 17th through 19th the Vincent Massey grade 7/8 class went camping to Pike Lake Provincial Park. We camped in tents provided by the Saskatoon Public School Division. We went on ecosystem walks, created plastercine pictures based on the wild life and plants in the surrounds. We swam and built


Notre Dame School Grade 7 Trip

Notre Dame School Grade 7 Trip

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Thirty-two grade seven students spent three days from June 8 to June 10 at Kimball Lake in The Meadow Lake Provincial Park. Three teachers and three parent volunteers accompanied them. For many of our students, this was their first experience in the wilderness of Saskatchewan's northern forest.


Churchbridge Public School’s Second Annual Canoe Trip

Churchbridge Public School’s Second Annual Canoe Trip

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On June 4th, seven students and two teachers from Churchbridge Public school drove to Misinnipe, Saskatchewan. We stayed the night at Otter rapids before meeting with our guide from The Churchill River Canoe Outfitters. After an amazing four days of paddling on a series of lakes we returned to


Coureurs de Bois program at Westmount Community School

Coureurs de Bois program at Westmount Community School

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Thank you for your donation to the Coureurs de Bois program at Westmount Community School. Although, due to unforeseen circumstances, we had to make some sudden adjustments to our original plan, we were still able to give students an unforgettable camp experience full of learning. Students began


St Marguerite Grade 5s visit Beaver Creek

St Marguerite Grade 5s visit Beaver Creek

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By Rod Figueroa The trip was very successful! A big thank you to SaskOutdoors for their generous contribution. Both Grade 5 classes went to Beaver Creek Conservation Area to learn about the history of Beaver Creek and the important work that the Meewasin Valley Authority is doing to conserve this


Lakeview School Camping Trip

Lakeview School Camping Trip

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Brightwater Science and Environmental Camp – May 13-14, 2015 By: Carolyn Barton From May 13-14, 2015, I traveled to Brightwater Science and Environmental Camp, located at Beaver Creek, Saskatchewan, with thirty-five grade six students. To make camp possible, I had the help of one other


Carrot River School Canoe Trip

Carrot River School Canoe Trip

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This year the Grade 10 class went to Mirond Lake for a 3 night 4 day canoe trip. We left Carrot River on June 9th at 7:00 am. Sixteen students and four adults loaded up their gear and hoped on a school bus for a 4 hour bus ride. We got to Silence of the North Resort on Mirond Lake where we unloaded


Symphony of the Soil

Symphony of the Soil

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SaskOutdoors has purchased an education licence to show Symphony of the Soil to interested groups.  Please document.write( '' +'email' +'' );  us to making arrangements if you are interested.   "Drawing from ancient knowledge and cutting edge science, Symphony of the


Resources Online

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SaskOutdoors is thrilled to be launching a new Resources section to our website.  A huge thank you to Robin Mathewson for thoroughly researching resources that will be of interest to educators and posting them online.  More resources will be added over the coming months! For example