Activities

A typical Environmental Studies and Outdoor Activities programme for the Upper Primary School:

Monday - Day 1

Morning

Arrival and Introduction
Allocation of dormitories and issue of equipment
Lunch/Free time

Afternoon

Team Challenges
Woodland Adventure
Dinner/Free time

Evening

Mountain Safety and Survival Talk and Demonstration or Treasure Hunt
Video and Diary Session
Suppers/Showers
Bed/Lights Out!

Tuesday - Day 2

Morning

Breakfast
Dormitory inspection
Organise packed lunch and personal equipment
Leave for a full days hill-walking

Evening

Introduction to Rocks and Minerals
Video and Diary Session
Supper/Showers
Bed/Lights out!

Wednesday - Day 3

Morning

Breakfast
Dormitory inspection
Organise packed lunch and personal equipment
Explore coastal environment, including caving

Afternoon

Water based activities, canoeing/rafting during the summer and gorge walking, trail biking and archery during the winter.
Dinner/Free time

Evening

Showers
Sweet/Souvenir Tuckshop
Diary Session
BBQ and Disco
Pupil Entertainment
Supper
Bed/Lights Out

Thursday - Day 4

Morning

Breakfast
Cleaning and Clearing of Dormitories
Dormitory Inspection
Introduction to Orienteering followed by Practise Session
Orienteering Competition
Lunch

Afternoon

Equipment Hand in
Diary Session and Summary of Week
Presentation of Awards

2.00pm Departure

The Dolphin House. At one with nature.

Goals

Instructors

Gallery

Call us +44 (0) 1655 760 600 or
email dolphinhouse@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

The Dolphin House, Culzean Castle and Country Park, by Maybole, Ayrshire, KA19 8JX