The 85 7th grade students formed groups of 14 and teams of 3 to play a time-limited Poison Score-O.
After that, they visited five skills stations (map reading, racing, compass, maze-O, memory-O).
Friday they will do a team orienteering race at Fresh Pond.
Each section (Poison Score-O and Skills Stations) was worth 15 points for a total possible of 30.
5 out of 30 teams achieved a perfect score.
8 teams achieved a perfect score on the Poison Score-O.
13 out of 30 teams punched no poison controls (perfect map-reading).
12 out of 30 teams punched at all 15 non-poison controls.
10 teams completed all five skills stations.
22 teams out of 30 passed four of the five skills stations.
The winning group was Snakes, with 160 points.
Ducks were second with 155.
Frogs were third with 153.
Squirrel and Turtle tied at 134.
Videos shown to kids:
(“More than Just Running”)
: Information about today's orienteering exercises.