OUTDOOR PURSUITS 7, 8 & 9
The aim of the Outdoor Pursuits course is to develop the knowledge, skills and positive attitudes of individuals, so that they will be self-confident, capable and committed to setting goals, making informed choices in preparation for lifelong educational experiences. This course is offered to provide students the opportunity to have daily activities, to enhance cooperative learning, to work on research skills, to teach leadership through projects and to be exposed to alternative activities not covered in Physical Education. The grade 7 Outdoor Pursuits is both classroom and activity based. Individuals must be willing to take part in group activities and in individual indoor and outdoor activities in a variety of settings. Some of the activities that may be offered include: soccer, broomball, x-country skiing, snowshoeing, ringette, orienteering, flag football, archery, co-operative games, and field lacrosse.
Note: Occasional field trips will incur commensurate fees.