HAWKs LA

HAWKs LA

HAWKs LA Spring 22 After School Enrichment MWE 1
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Spring 22 After School Enrichment MWE

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HAWKs LA Spring 22 After School Enrichment MWE 1
HAWKs LA Spring 22 After School Enrichment MWE 2
HAWKs LA Spring 22 After School Enrichment MWE 3
Ages

5 - 12 yrs

Dates

Mon, Jan 23, 2023 - Jun 5, 2023

14 classes remaining
Time

2:30pm - 5:45pm PST

Location

Northeast LA

Capacity

21 students


Class Experience

Join us in the field for after-school exploration, community building, and fun across the seasons. Activities include hiking, journaling, sensory awareness games, nature crafts,

improv, and more! Our highly trained staff will facilitate lasting relationships and reveal the incredible biodiversity of our local environment.

Sample Class Format

Snapshot of  our typical day at HAWKs LA

  • 2:30-2:45 pm (or whenever your school's dismissal time is)- counselors pick up students from school
  • 2:45-3:05 pm- Drive or walk to outdoor program location
  • 3:05-3:15- Opening Circle

Names / pronouns (optional) / icebreaker question

A quick review of trail safety & bathrooms

Thumb-dar (gauging students' energy level)

  • 3:15-3:30 pm- Snack & Water Break

We’ll make sure to have snack in the shade on hot days

  • 3:30-4:00 pm-Start our hike

We’ll make sure to have plenty of water breaks along the way

  • 4:00-4:50 pm Game / Supervised Free Explore Time/Arts & Crafts / Creative Activities

For younger students, more nature-focused games such as “Hawk Eye,” “Night at the Museum,” “Baby Deer,” and “Rock, Paper, Scissors, Grow”  and introduction to native plants.

For older students, time to free explore, practice native plant ID with counselors, and more advanced games

Nature Journaling

Drawing / Coloring

Fairy House building

Nature Mandala-making

  • 4:50-5:15 pm- Hike back to Pick-Up Location
  • 5:15 - 5:30 pm Closing Circle

Usually centered on what we are grateful for or what we were most excited to discover that day

5:30-5:45 pm- Parent Pick-Up/ Signout

Other Things To Know

Holiday Schedule
See Schedule

What To Bring

Required Camper Supplies:

  • 32oz. Water bottle (Educators carry a water bladder for refills)

Filling Snacks

  • Quick Dry clothing (if possible)
  • Light Jacket (on cool days)
  • Warm Jacket (on cold days)
  • Positive and responsible attitudes!


Optional Camper Supplies: (Not required, but students often like having the following):

  • Mask - Optional
  • Personal bottle of hand sanitizer
  • Binoculars
  • Extra Bandana
  • Magnifying Glass
  • Drawing utensils (10 max)
  • Change of Clothing (Recommended for students under 7 years old.)

HAWKs LA Location

Northeast LA