Fun Activities: Treasure Hunting

I was inspired after stumbling on some orienteering resources, so I created this indoor treasure hunt for G1… After a very brief lesson on how to use a compass… I handed him a sheet of instructions and sent him on his way to find his treasure… He had to locate the all the hidden pieces ofContinue reading “Fun Activities: Treasure Hunting”

Orienteering: Great Outdoor Activity for Children

With less children connecting with nature and getting outdoors, orienteering may be just the activity we need to turn that tide. What is Orienteering? It is an activity that requires orienteers to find specific sites in the landscape using a detailed map and compass. Orienteers must visit each control site and verify their visit by collecting unique markers from eachContinue reading “Orienteering: Great Outdoor Activity for Children”