When the summer heat hits, we often head for the local pool or vegetate in front of the TV. Around Indiana, you can find great activities to beat the heat without baking in the sun or draining your brain.
I’m late to pick up the kids from school…. again. I hate this. Four o-clock, and the sun shines like the day is ready to burst with potential. But instead of playing in the grass or doing cartwheels with my kids, I’m stuck in traffic. Traffic moves at five miles an hour, and at every mile marker, I can feel my energy draining. Most of us wish there were more hours in the day. Enough to complete a full day of work, run errands, help kids with homework, eat a home-cooked meal, AND get some play time in. The good news is that there are other options to make the most of the hours we do have.
For a student, field trips are one of the most anticipated events in their school year. While it is enjoyable, they also receive valuable learning experiences that happen away from the classroom and create lasting memories that will further enhance their education. For learning purposes, the benefits of field trips are endless! Here are four of the top places Indiana students love that provide a excellent learning experiences:
Learning is so much more than sitting at a desk and listening to someone talk. A variety of educational experiences are especially impactful as a part of a curriculum for young students. Here are a few benefits children receive outside the traditional classroom setting from fieldtrips and educational camps.