Team 7.3 Field Trips 2016-2017
( Team 7.3 has many field trips planned for this school year. We will need several parent volunteers to accompany us on these trips to help assure their success.
To volunteer, go to the Medford School District web site, Parents, Volunteer for the MSD.
Click HERE to access this page. Thank you--without you-- these opportunities would not be available for your children.
Our first two Team 7.3 field trips of the year cost is $5.00 total for both.
(scholarships are available.)
Field Trip Permission Slip and $5.00 or request for Scholarship
is due by Wednesday, 9/21 (open)
October 6, 2016
Fort Vannoy Farms in Grants Pass
Students will learn:
how plants are the most important storage of energy
about daily life on a farm
and can you complete the Corn Maze challenge?
Wear appropriate walking shoes that can get dirty/muddy-(depending on the weather) and wear layers for warmth. NO FLIP-FLOPS!
WHO: ALL Team 7.3 Hedrick Middle School students
Date/Time: TBA. 8:50 a.m. load buses and depart at 9:00 a.m. (Return by 3:00 p.m.)
Location: Fort Vannoy Farms, 5791 Lower River Road, Grants Pass
What to Bring: Sack Lunch and refillable water bottle
November 1, 2, OR 3
SOU Fall in the Field at Ashland Ponds
The first half of the day students will learn:
about riparian ecology
how to make bird and wildlife observations
macroinvertebrate collection techniques
how to test water quality
The second half of th day students will focus on a serving learning experience of restoration activities such as: invasive plant species removal and native plant monitoring.
WHO: All Team 7.3 Hedrick Middle School students
Date/Time: A different 1/3 of our team will attend one of these dates: November 1st, 2nd, or 3rd.
8:20 a.m. load buses and depart at 8:30 a.m. (Return by 3:00 p.m.)
Location: Ashland Pond is located on the north side of Ashland on 11 acres that borders Ashland Creek and the Bear Creek Greenway.
What to Bring: Sack Lunch and a refillable water bottle in a daypack
Wear appropriate walking shoes that can get dirty/muddy--(depending on the weather) and wear layers for warmth. NO FLIP-FLOPS!
February 16, 2017
Mt. Ashland--Look for more information to come at a later date.
February 17, 2017
Chinese Acrobat Performance in Hedrick's Multi-Purpose room for Team 7.3 3rd Period
April 21, 2017
"Born in China" DisneyNature movie at Tinseltown
June 8th and 9th, 2017
Mountain Lakes Overnight Educational Experience--Look for more information to come at a later date.
Field Trip Information (open)
Chaperone and Permission Slip (open) DUE FRIDAY, MAY 26th
Fund Raiser (optional) information letter (open) DUE FRIDAY, MAY 12