Adventure Skills


Air Activities

Stage 1

I can name all the things I know that can fly

 

I can show pictures of and be able to talk about different types of flying machines.

 

I can build a paper aeroplane from an A4 sheet that will fly, climb and turn.

 

I can discuss the features of an aiport from a model or picture (Runway, Terminal and Control Tower).

 

I know how to be safe around aircraft

 

I have visited an airport


Camping

Stage 1

I know the main personal gear to bring on camp.

 

I know how to care for my personal camping gear.

 

I know what clothes I should bring on camp

 

I know how to set out my sleeping area for a good night's sleep

 

I can collect small sticks suitable for fire-making.

 

I know about the Buddy System

 

I can help pitch a tent

 

I can pack my rucksack for camp

 

I can keep my camping gear neat and tidy while on camp

 

I know the different emergency services that are available and how and when to call them

 

I know the main parts of a tent

 

I have spent at least one night on camp


Hillwalking

Stage 1

I can pack my rucksack for a day hike

 

I know what to wear and what extras I need to bring on a hike

 

I know what food to bring on a hike

 

I know how to behave sefely while hiking

 

I can read a simple map

 

I can point out and name the main features of a map

 

I can be responsible for myself while we are hiking

 

I can recognise the main distress signals

 

I know the buddy system

 

I understand why I should follow directions from an instructor

 

I have atttended at least two hikes