Golden Bell Camp

  • Who?

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        • FMS 6th graders
        • 6th grade teachers and other FMS staff
        • Sorry, no parent chaperones
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  • What?

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        • Camp Activities (Dangling Duo – 40-foot tall ladder requiring teamwork, 400 ft. Zipline, 900 ft. Zipline, High Ropes, Low Ropes, Archery, Mini Golf, Gym, GaGa Ball, Volleyball, Blacklight Dodgeball, Swimming Pool w/ lifeguard)
        • Schedule of activities TBD
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  • When?

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        • Tuesday August 28 – Thursday August 30 (no school for students on Friday August 31)
        • Will leave Tuesday AM and return Thursday afternoon (parents will pick students up from school when we return)
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  • Where?

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        • Camp Golden Bell, Divide, CO
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  • Why camp?

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        • To have fun!
        • To get to know each other
        • To build positive relationships with teammates - Sixth grade is a huge time of transition
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  • 6+ graders who don't attend camp

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        • Some teachers will stay back at school (other teachers will have subs)
        • Students will complete fun camp-related activities at school
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  • Camp sleeping arrangements

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        • Boys and girls in separate sleeping areas
        • Rooms/cabins will be assigned by teachers
        • Chaperones in a nearby room/cabin
        • Lights out, sleeping at 10pm
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  • Nurse/Medicine

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        • Our school nurse will attend camp
        • The nurse will need a paper copy of any prescriptions
        • The nurse will hold medicine and distribute to students when needed
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  • Cell phones

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        • Cell service is spotty
        • Students are allowed to bring cell phones, but they are liable and responsible for them
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  • Money

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        • Students can bring money
        • Snack shack (healthy snacks)
        • Gift shop (Golden Bell t-shirts are about $20)
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  • Camp payment

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        • Non-refundable deposits of $67.50 (or full payment of $135) will be accepted tonight.
        • Full payment due August 13.
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