“Sly Park is hecka fun, I learned so much while also learning to challenge myself.” Gabby
“I had no idea there would be so much hiking! It wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be.” Bailey
“I really liked the food, but I also liked my teacher a lot – he was so funny!” Julian
“Sly Park is the most amazing field trip ever! I was lucky because I got to go as a 5th grader because we thought we were moving. But when we didn’t I got to go again! I would go next year too if I could!” Shayna
“I love how we are in an outdoor classroom. I learned so much and I did not have to write anything down or take any tests!” Yuriy
These are some of the comments from Mike Salter’s 47 6th graders at Ridgepoint Elementary when they returned to school after 5 days at Sly Park. DREAM helped them experience this wonderful science camp with a mini-grant of $3,500.
Remember this special trip and many others like it when you are cleaning out those closets after the holidays: Donate Unwanted Clothes and Shoes to the BIG YELLOW BOXES at any elementary or junior high campus.