2015-16 Planner (Bronze)

On this page you can find out what is happening each Tuesday and when the day-walks, holidays and expeditions are taking place.

Completing the training for the expedition is as important as the expedition itself so aim to attend every session, you should also return any paperwork as soon as possible, without it you will not be able to participate.

First Meeting: 22/09/2015 – 6pm – Emmer Green Youth and Community Centre.

 

Bronze DofE Planner for 2015-16
Day Date Activity
Tuesday 22 September 2015 Team building, Registration, Outline of the Year
Tuesday 29 September 2015 Return of paperwork, Kit Talk
Tuesday 6 October 2015 Basic Navigation and mapwork
Tuesday 13 October 2015 Highdown School to set up DofE online (5-6pm) (CR3)
Saturday 17 October 2015 The Walk (Henely to Reading)
Sunday 18 October 2015 Activity Day (Venue TBA – Emmer Green Primary Fields likely)
Tuesday 20 October 2015 Purpose Work and feedback from weekend.
Tuesday 27 October 2015 Half Term
Tuesday 3 November 2015 Highdown School (5-6pm) – Updating EdofE – Evidence (CR3)
Tuesday 10 November 2015 Route Cards (Practice)
Tuesday 17 November 2015 Route Cards (Practice)
Tuesday 24 November 2015 Route Cards (Practice)
Tuesday 1 December 2015 Leaders Look at Practice Cards (LEADERS ONLY)
Tuesday 8 December 2015 Routcard Feedback and alterations
Tuesday 15 December 2015 Christmas break (Last week of term) NO MEETING
Tuesday 22 December 2015 Christmas break
Tuesday 29 December 2015 Christmas break
Tuesday 5 January 2016 Christmas break
Tuesday 12 January 2016 Diet and Menus
Tuesday 19 January 2016 Cooking in the rain
Tuesday 26 January 2016 Menus, Risk Assessment, Kit List
Tuesday 2 February 2016 Finalise Practice Route. (Only those not finished need attend)
Tuesday 9 February 2016 No Meeting (Highdown School)
Tuesday 16 February 2016 Half Term
Tuesday 23 February 2016 Assessed Route Cards
Tuesday 1 March 2016 Assessed Route Cards
Tuesday 8 March 2016 Assessed Route Cards
Tuesday 15 March 2016 No Meeting (Highdown School Production)
Tuesday 22 March 2016 Highdown School (5-6pm) – Updating EdofE – Evidence (CR3)
Tuesday 29 March 2016 Easter Break
Tuesday 5 April 2016 Easter Break
Tuesday 12 April 2016 Kit Collection
Saturday 16 April 2016 Day 1 of Practice Expedition
Sunday 17 April 2016 Day 2 of Practice Expedition
Tuesday 19 April 2016 Kit Return
Tuesday 26 April 2016 Assessed Route Cards
Tuesday 3 May 2016 Leaders to look at a route cards (LEADERS ONLY)
Tuesday 10 May 2016 Feedback on Route Cards/Update Routecards/Update Menus
Tuesday 17 May 2016 Refresher on First Aid Etc.
Tuesday 24 May 2016 Meet the Assessors (All participants on expedition must attend)
Tuesday 31 May 2016 Half Term
Tuesday 7 June 2016 No Meeting (Exams)
Tuesday 14 June 2016 No Meeting (Exams)
Tuesday 21 June 2016 Kit Collection
Saturday 25 June 2016 Expedition
Sunday 26 June 2016 Expedition
Tuesday 28 June 2016 Kit Return
Tuesday 5 July 2016 Presentations (Highdown School Drama Studio  6pm)