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Notre Dame School Report

Notre Dame School Report

POSTED IN outdoor experience / camping / environmental action

Nineteen grade seven students spent three days from June 10 to June 12 at Kimball Lake in The Meadow Lake Provincial Park. Three teachers and two parent volunteers accompanied them. For many of our students, this was their first experience in the wilderness of Saskatchewan's northern forest. The


Father Robinson Grade 7 Grant Report

Father Robinson Grade 7 Grant Report

Mr. Wagner’s class would like to sincerely thank SaskOutdoors and Sask Lotteries for their generosity in providing our class with a grant.  Mr. Wagner’s class was able to take part in 4 additional fieldtrips due to the generous support of SaskOutdoors and Sask


iGen Sherbrooke Intergenerational Camp

iGen Sherbrooke Intergenerational Camp

Thank You for your support: 2019 iGen Sherbrooke Intergenerational Camp We are so grateful for the $500 operations grant that we received from the Saskatchewan Outdoor and Environmental Society. This grant went toward subsidizing our 2019 Intergenerational camp experience for iGen students and



Ecole Lumsden Elementary School

Ecole Lumsden Elementary School

The Outdoor Ed-venture leadership team included 23 grade 7 & 8 students of École Lumsden Elementary school.  Students had to apply to be part of the opportunity and required a reference from a teacher to confirm that they possessed the leadership potential to be part of such an


Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum Report

Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum Report

POSTED IN outdoor experience / environmental action

The grant provided by SaskOutdoors (SKO) was used to support a project called Songwriting for Nature, which saw 20 songwriters from across the province take part in a weekend workshop at Camp Kenosee in Moose Mountain Provincial Park on May 30 - June 2, 2019, and then perform original songs


Bishop Lloyd Middle School Report

Bishop Lloyd Middle School Report

POSTED IN outdoor experience / camping

There were many amazing things that happened at this camp. I wanted to highlight two stories. First, I have one student who is generally apprehensive about everything. He is anxious to the extreme. Being in tall grass scared him. By the last day of camp, he, at 13, climbed the first tree that he's


Pre Cam Community School Grant Report

Pre Cam Community School Grant Report

POSTED IN outdoor experience

With the grant money my class was able to go to Waskesiu for a nature interpretation program. At Waskesiu we were able to continue our learning about animals in the world around us, and understanding what they need to live. We were fortunate to have also encountered an elk during our visit, which



Off the Grid Report

Off the Grid Report

POSTED IN canoe / outdoor experience

With the grant money from Saskoutdoors, the Off the Grid program at Tommy Douglas was able to venture out on a year end river trip. There were 23 students involved with the trip and 3 teachers. We used the funds given to pay for transportation to the launch point as many students could not arrange


Bruno School Wildlife Management 10 Trip Report

Bruno School Wildlife Management 10 Trip Report

POSTED IN outdoor experience

TheWildlifeManagement10classwereabletocompletetwocampingtripsinthespringof2019. The trips decided based upon voting after the five student-groups had presented about different ecoregions in Saskatchewan and an itinerary if the class were to visit their region. The two camping trips were to the


Churchbridge Trip Report

Churchbridge Trip Report

POSTED IN outdoor experience

On May 30th, six 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 attended the La