Monthly Archives: April 2011

Bringing Curriculum for Excellence to Life

CATI (Come and Try It) – all 1330 to 1700 These sessions are designed for adults within East Lothian who work with children and young people and would like some experience of outdoor adventures that could then be incorporated into their own … Continue reading

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Secondary Challenges 2011/12

All the secondary challenge dates are now set for this next academic year. It is great to see every East Lothian School represented at these events. The organisation and venues are exactly the same as last year. Please confirm your … Continue reading

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SUP-er Exploration Tools

East Lothian Outdoor learning Service now has some new vehicles (paddle powered) for exploring our coastline and inland waterways. Stand Up Paddleboard – essentially an oversized surfboard on which you stand and use a canoe paddle. A very easy craft … Continue reading

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A river brought to life – Dirleton Primary

Dirleton Primary – P6/7 class have been working on rivers this term and decided that they needed to get some first hand experience of the wet stuff. The class explored outside on two different days and both did very different … Continue reading

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Preston Lodge Orienteering

Preston Lodge S1 pupils under the careful guidance of Mr Sellwood and support of the Outdoor Learning Service continue with their orienteering development. These rich tasks run in conjunction with maths development. Some images of the students in action below. … Continue reading

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