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Experiential Learning Week

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ELW '17

Are you ready for the experience of a lifetime? Delia School of Canada’s Middle School and Kowloon East Grades 6 and 7 students will have the opportunity to select one of the following Experiential Learning Programs which will take place during the week of March 20 - 24, 2017.
These exciting and educational programs are designed to give students the opportunity to extend their learning beyond the walls of the classroom and are structured around one or more of the following themes:

  • Leadership Skills and Collaboration
  • Enhancing Cultural Awareness
  • Community Involvement Through Service Projects
  • Enriching Creativity
  • Adventure and Sports

By participating in these learning experiences, students will enhance their 21st Century learning competencies while developing skills in the following areas:

  • Independence
  • Leadership
  • Organization
  • Collaboration
  • Responsibility
  • Empathy
  • Problem-Solving
  • Global Awareness
Destinations and Activities

Program Details | Rustic Pathways Thailand | Taipei City Tour | Dragonfly Adventure Camp | Art Jam

Exploring Hong Kong with Your Camera | | ICT Bootcamp | Volunteering in PG1/Grade 1

Additional Information from the Parent and Student Information Sessions

Rustic Pathway's Thailand | Taipei City Tour | Dragonfly Adventure Camp | Art Jam |

Exploring Hong Kong with Your Camera | ICT Bootcamp | Volunteering in PG1/Grade 1


Supervision

All Experiential Learning Programs are supervised by Delia School of Canada staff. Overseas programs will have a 1:10 staff:student ratio and local programs will have a 1:15 ratio.


Student Eligibility

To be eligible to participate, a student must be enrolled and attending classes at the time of the Experiential Learning Week. To remain eligible, students must remain in good standing with the School by complying with the Student Code of Conduct. The School reserves the right to exclude students from certain programs and to remove students from programs after sign-up based on student behaviour and conduct. In some cases, all deposits and fees may be forfeited. If a student is removed from a program while off-site due to a breach in the Student Code of Conduct or other School policy, the parent/guardian will be required to travel to the site to collect the student and bring him/her home (the cost of this is the responsibility of the parent or guardian).

School Uniform

All day-based programs require students to wear the School uniform. For Dragonfly Adventure Camp, students will wear appropriate clothing for the activities. For overseas programs, students must wear the School uniform on travel days only.


DSC reserves the right to modify or cancel any program due to insufficient student numbers or unexpected safety considerations.