Who would benefit from this program? TRACKS is an outdoor education program for students in 3rd through 8th grade who show a natural fascination with wildlife and nature and enjoy a variety of outdoor activities.
2015-2016 School Year
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Monday: Grades 7-8
Thursday: Grades 5-6
Where does this program meet? This program is hosted on the School in the Woods property in the Black Forest, 12002 Vollmer Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80908.
What makes the TRACKS program unique? This program's spiraling curriculum has been designed to focus on developing respect, appreciation, and conservation of the environment. Students learn about the history of the Black Forest and use it as an outdoor learning laboratory. Science, social studies, and art are taught with a naturalist approach. Students will also participate in a variety of outdoor activities such as archery, biking, snowshoeing, hiking, cooperative games, and team sports.