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Welcome to the SCCLC Field Trips Website!

Field Trips augment our learners’ curricular journey at Charter. When our classrooms expand to include the outside world and surrounding community, learning becomes experiential. Each grade level embarks on a Milestone experience. These special trips challenge learners to grow as individuals and as a community while solidifying the year’s academic theme. The policies and procedures surrounding Field… Read More »

2nd Grade – November 15, 2016 Field Trip to Mid-Peninsula Water District

The second grade will be visiting the Mid-Peninsula Water District offices.  Mid-Peninsula Water District (MPWD), formerly Belmont County Water District, was formed in 1929 from the physical plant of 7 independent systems, including the Spring Valley Water Company, which were united and began functioning as a public utility in 1930. The mission of MPWD is to… Read More »

2nd Grade – November 1, 2016 :Silicon Valley Clean Water Treatment Center

NOTE: Different Tour Times for Room 27 and Room 28. See details below The second grade will be visiting the Silicon Valley Clean Water plant (formerly known as South Bayside System Authority Water Treatment Center).  SVCW is a water resource recovery facility meeting the highest technical, environmental, and safety standards in California. Built in 1980, the… Read More »

2nd Grade — February 10, 2017: Save the Bay “Bay Discovery Program”

The second grade will be heading out to visit Palo Alto Baylands with Save the Bay. Save The Bay’s BAY DISCOVERY program is a one-time, half day-long restoration education field trip that connects students to the San Francisco Bay estuary and engages them in critical tidal marsh restoration. These introductory programs help students gain an understanding of local… Read More »

2nd Grade – March 3, 2017 Field Trip: MSI — Marsh & Beach Exploration

The second grade will be heading out to Pescadero State Beach for a guided, hands-on immersion into coastal habitats, led by the Marine Science Institute.  The Institute’s mission is to cultivate a responsibility for the natural environment and our human communities through interdisciplinary science education. During the Marsh and Beach Expedition students learn about the formation… Read More »

Room 11 Field Trips 2016-2017

Welcome to the 2016-17 School Year from your Room 11 Field Trip Coordinators! Field Trips are an integral and exciting part of SCCLC learning. On this site we’ll post important information for each field trip and any forms or links you’ll need.  We will also communicate action items that we need you to complete. Fortunately,… Read More »

3/4 Visit to Youth Science Institute

The 3/4 classes will be visiting the Youth Science Institute (Sanborn campus).  The Youth Science Institute (YSI) is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization whose mission is “to inspire enthusiasm for science and a love of learning”. They fulfill their mission by offering hands-on, nature-based, science education to children, families, and the general public. Many of their programs include live animals… Read More »