Fifth Grade

 

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Camp Goddard Information

MUST BE RETURNED THURSDAY, AUGUST 31!

 

What is Camp Goddard? –Goddard Youth Camp provides us with a great overnight camping experience. Nestled in the Arbuckle Mountains, it is home to the convergence of four, unique, ecosystems. While camping, the activities will cover a range of curriculum areas, as well as promote teambuilding.

            -Housing will be in cabins

            -3 meals per day

            -May bring snacks

-Will need bedding, toiletries, and a sturdy pair of walking shoes (a more detailed packing list will be provided later)

 

Dates-October 16-18 (Monday-Wednesday)

This is the week of Fall Break. We will leave from the school Monday morning, and return Wednesday afternoon.

 

Cost- Silo Schools has agreed to pay for the students to attend, but to help, any additional financial support will help defray the costs. This will help to cover the cost of snacks, water, presentations, and any additional costs which may arise. Instead of a cash donation you are welcome to donate cases of water, drinks, snacks, smore supplies, etc.

 

Requirements to Attend-

No out-of-school suspensions.

No more than 2 office referrals Wednesday, August 09-Friday, October 13.

Must be passing all classes at time of trip.

Final decisions for attendance will be at the principal’s discretion.

 

Activities include: Volleyball, Hiking, Archery, Canoes, Fishing, Fossil Dig, Astronomy Night, Campfire, Museum Exhibit

 

Parent Meeting: There will be a mandatory parent meeting Sept. 6 at 7:30 a.m. & 4:15 p.m. and Sept. 7 at 7:30 a.m. & 4:15 p.m.  You will only be required to attend one meeting.

 

We are excited about Camp Goddard, and hope that all students will be able to join us on the trip. More details will be provided as the trip grows closer. If you would like more information about the camp, please visit Facebook:  Goddard Youth Camp.

 

I understand the Camp Goddard experience & give my child, ___________________ permission to attend. I will also attend the mandatory parent meeting.

 

______________________________________________________

Parent Signature

 

Camp Goddard General Rules

Practice Safety:

  1. Campers must be with an adult at all times. Stay with your group on the trails and in camp activities.
  2. Wear shoes that cover the entire foot (tennis shoes, hiking boots) at all times.
  3. Snakes must be left alone. Alert an adult.

Respect Camp Property:

  1. All trails and cabin areas are to be kept litter free.
  2. Plants and other natural things are to be left alone, except as directed.
  3. No gum allowed.

Emergency:

***The emergency bell will ring continuously. Everybody is to go to the storm shelter at the museum.

Dining Hall Rules:

  1. Be on time to all meals.
  2. Dress appropriately.
  3. While waiting stand in line orderly. Do not throw rocks or push, or hang on roof.
  4. Listen to and be respectful of all dining all workers.
  5. You may have seconds after everyone has been served.
  6. Clean up after yourself. You must throw away all trash and wipe down dining tables.

Other:

***Cell phones will be allowed, with limitations, as directed by Mrs. Brister.

***Medication must be properly labeled. Please send in a Ziploc bag with child’s name.

 

Parent Meeting September 06 & 07

(MUST ATTEND ONLY ONE MEETING)

Meeting Options: September 06 7:30 am & 4:15 pm

                               September 07 7:30 am & 4:15 pm

Camp Goddard Information

 

What is Camp Goddard? –Goddard Youth Camp provides us with a great overnight camping experience. Nestled in the Arbuckle Mountains, it is home to the convergence of four, unique, ecosystems. While camping, the activities will cover a range of curriculum areas, as well as promote teambuilding.

            -Housing will be in cabins

            -3 meals per day

            -May bring snacks

-Will need bedding, toiletries, and a sturdy pair of walking shoes (a more detailed packing list will be provided later)

 

Dates-October 16-18 (Monday-Wednesday)

This is the week of Fall Break. We will leave from the school Monday morning, and return Wednesday afternoon.

 

Cost- Silo Schools has agreed to pay for the students to attend, but to help but any additional financial support will help defray the costs. This will help to cover the cost of snacks, water, presentations, and any additional costs which may arise. Instead of a cash donation you are welcome to donate cases of water, drinks, snacks, smore supplies, etc.

 

Requirements to Attend-

No out-of-school suspensions.

No more than 2 office referrals Wednesday, August 09-Friday, October 13.

Must be passing all classes at time of trip.

Final decisions for attendance will be at the principal’s discretion.

 

Activities include: Volleyball, Hiking, Archery, Canoes, Fishing, Fossil Dig, Astronomy Night, Campfire, Museum Exhibit

 

Camp Goddard Shirt- $8.00 to be turned in by Sept. 14th

 

 

We are excited about Camp Goddard, and hope that all students will be able to join us on the trip. More details will be provided as the trip grows closer. If you would like more information about the camp, please visit Facebook:  Goddard Youth Camp!


Reminder to 5th Grade

Students and Parents:

Our Camp Goddard trip will be coming up in October!

(October 16th-18th)

PARENT MEETING WILL BE SEPTEMBER 06 & 07!!!

 

WHAT TO TAKE TO CAMP GODDARD:

**All items need to be marked with student’s name!

 

Clothing:

T-shirts/sweatshirts (long sleeve recommended)-1 per day +1

Long pants, jeans, or sweatpants- 1 per day +1

Shorts- 2 pairs (school appropriate)

Socks- 1 pair per day +2

Underwear- 1 per day +2

Warm jacket/hoodies

Hiking shoes or tennis shoes (at least 2 pairs)

Pajamas

Rain poncho/raincoat

Gloves, scarf, hat

Drawstring bag/knapsack to carry on trails

‚Äč*No tanktops or open-toed shoes

 

Toiletries:

Toothbrush and toothpaste

Shampoo

Deodorant

Soap in plastic container/body wash

Laundry bag/trash bag

2 towels/washcloths

Comb/brush

Shower shoes (flip flops)

 

Bedding:

Sleeping bag or 2-3 blankets/twin sized sheet

Pillow

 

Extra:

Flashlight/extra batteries

Waterbottle

Paper, pen/pencil

Camera

 

If you would like to donate snacks and bottles of water/other drinks, the students would love it!

If it would be easier for you to donate money, you may make out a check payable to Silo Elementary School.

There will be approximately 70 students!

All donations will be greatly appreciated!

Thank you for your support! 

 

Camp Goddard T-Shirt

Shirt for 2017

Dear Parent/Guardian,

We have chosen the design for our shirts this year and wanted to show you an example.  We ask that you send $8.00 for the cost of your child’s shirt by Sept. 14th.  Thank you for all of your support!  If your child is not attending Camp Goddard with us and wants a shirt, you are more than welcome to purchase one for them.  We will be using them for all class trips!


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