Banff Elementary School Mountain Living en-us Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:22:18 MDT Breeze for Teachers 5.0 http://bes.crps.ca Nature Explorers                     Outdoor, Experiential, Place-Based, Curriculum Enhancing Field Trips Grades K-6   Photo on top of Tunnel Mountain: Grade 2, June 2015   This year’s program covers several core curriculum topics: Fall Science 1 Deeper into Science 2 Math in Nature Wildlife Safety and Respect Winter Skills and Teamwork Cultural and Natural History - Museum Visits Earth Day Art and Language Arts Spring Explorers 1 - Science and Social Spring Explorers 2 - Mountain Living Links: Click the following links for more information. 2017/2018 Permission Form and Waiver Nature Explorers Calendar A Huge and Heartfelt Thank You to our Partners and Sponsors: BES School Council Wim and Nancy Pauw Foundation Mactaggart III Fund Banff Canmore Community Foundation Royal Canadian Legion (Banff Branch) Improvement District #9 Banff Springs Golf Course Town of Banff The Banff Centre Brewster Banff Gondola The Biosphere Institute Bow Valley Waste Management Commission Parks Canada Parks Kananaskis Banff Wastewater Treatment Facility The Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum The Whyte Museum The Canmore Geoscience Museum We would also invite you to consider volunteering during any of the outings. You can sign up for one or many. The Fall sign up options are now available online. We will be relying on volunteers to ensure we are able to meet the field trip requirement per CRPS Procedures. For a simple sign up form, please click the link below. Click here to volunteer. A Huge and Heartfelt Thank You to All of the Parent and Grandparent Volunteers!!!  We can’t go on our field trips without YOU!!!     http://bes.crps.ca/view.php?action=object&id=327&stream=Mountain Living http://bes.crps.ca/view.php?action=object&id=327&stream=Mountain Living Outdoor Pursuits Program The Outdoor Pursuits Program at Banff Elementary School is part of our commitment to provide opportunities for students to experience a range of activities that are not included in the curriculum. Kindergarten - Cave & Basin, Banff Gondola Gr. 1 - swimming Gr. 2 - swimming Gr. 3 - downhill skiing Gr. 4 - cross country skiing Gr. 5 - wall climbing and snowshoeing Gr. 6 - curling Gr. 7 - tennis A Huge and Heartfelt Thank You to our Sponsors and Partners: BES School Council Wim and Nancy Pauw Foundation Mactaggart III Fund Banff Canmore Community Foundation Royal Canadian Legion (Banff Branch) Improvement District #9 Cave and Basin National Historic Site Banff Gondola Banff Centre - Sally Borden Fitness and Recreation Norquay SnowTips-Bactrax Canmore Nordic Centre Trail Sports at Canmore Nordic Centre CRPS Outdoor Learning Centre Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre Banff Curling Club Fairmont Banff Springs Tennis Club         http://bes.crps.ca/view.php?action=object&id=329&stream=Mountain Living http://bes.crps.ca/view.php?action=object&id=329&stream=Mountain Living