Bring your elementary together for an evening of reading fun with a camping theme. This 54-page guide will take you through it step by step.
Assign students to author cabins and rotate them though 7 stations with the guidance of high school camp counselor. Involve parents in numerous ways by volunteering or holding parent education sessions.
Craft ideas include: toilet tube binoculars, a CD campfire, a pet rock, a bag tag, and more. Activity ideas include: Bear Paw Walk, fishing at Lake WannaRead, Story Bingo for upper and elementary levels, directions for an eye-catching large group puzzle, and more. Snack ideas include: Bug Bites, Campfire Cupcakes, Indoor S'Mores, and more.
Also included is a 4-page list of books with a camping theme and a mini book review for each, loads of organizational tips for planning a successful evening, and a sample schedule of activity rotations.
By Dianne Graff (digraff)