ILS Field Trips 2015-16
The ILS students attend community outings at least once a month to practice Independent Living Skills. Students learn how to take public transportation, engage with community businesses, purchase items, and make change.
September 18th- Bowling at Fireside Lanes
Students will practice planning a walking route within the community, walking safely within the community, paying for an activity, paying for lunch, and walking back to school.
October 16th-Golden Corral
Students will practice planning a bus route to a desired location, purchasing a bus ticket, taking a city bus, paying for a meal, eating at a restaurant, and catching a return bus home in a timely manner.
Student will learn how to plan a menu for a large crowd, create a shopping list, take a community bus, purchase items on a shopping list while not going over budget, pay for items, and contact the community bus for a return trip.
December 11th-Sunrise Mall Christmas Shopping
Students learned how to create a list of family/friends they want to purchase gifts for, determine the cost of the gift, create a budget, create a list for shopping, contact the neighborhood ride bus for a local trip, take the bus, shop for gifts in the mall while on a budget, have lunch in the mall, and contact the neighborhood bus for a return trip.
January 12th- Snow Day
Students will learn how to plan a long distance trip on AMTRAK, create a list of needed items for a snow day, create a budget for the day, and shop for needed snow items.
February 12th- Papa Murphy’s
Students will learn the vocational skills need for a food service position, students will work in a food service position for 1hr, and students will make a personal pizza, and learn how to bake a pizza in classroom oven.
March-TBDApril-Country Club Lanes: Bowling, Lazer Tag, Unlimited Pizza
On Tuesday, April 26, Ms. Barnard's class went on a field trip to Country Club Lanes on Watt Avenue for a day of bowling, laser tag and unlimited pizza =) This outing was paid for by recycling and soup proceeds that the students work hard for all year long.
We caught two buses each way, and walked a couple of miles, and everyone had a great time.
Thanks Laser X, for making our day fantastic!!!