Sail & Canoe (Grades 5-7)

Last updated on
Thursday, January 9th, 2020
Program Description

RPSA has been offering field trips to grades 5-12 during May and June for over 15 years. The program challenges students to work as a team using problem solving skills in a dynamic, inclusive and safe environment while learning the basics of sailing. Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs) and a lunchroom are provided.

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Big Ideas
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  • Complex tasks require the acquisition of additional skills.
  • Complex tasks may require multiple tools and technologies.
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  • Daily physical activity enables us to practice skillful movement and helps us develop personal fitness.
  • Learning about similarities and differences in individuals and groups influences community health.
  • Physical literacy and fitness contribute to our success in and enjoyment of physical activity
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    5, 6, 7
    Months Available: 
    Full Day minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Packages Provided: 
    Fee Details
    Cost Per Student: 
    Cost Per Adult: 
    Additional Notes

    Programs run rain or shine. Please ensure students are dressed appropriately, have a change of clothes and are wearing close-toed shoes.