Orange Marks the Spot

Lesson plans to support outdoor adventure

A fun way to introduce outdoor adventure skills to participants aged 5-12 years!

The Alberta Orienteering Association and the Be Fit For Life Network have partnered to create this new resource! There are 4 lesson plans included in this resource that are designed for use in a variety of settings, including school, recreation, sport and community programs. Each lesson is designed to be approximately 1 hour in length. Use these lessons as a guideline to support each activity, allowing for participant and instructor creativity.

Lesson 1
Introduction to Navigation: Cardinal Directions

Lesson 2
Introduction to Controls: Applying Navigation

Lesson 3
Navigating on a Course

Lesson 4
Bringing It All Together: Navigating By Memory

Target Audience: leaders in school, recreation, sport and community programs

Cost: Free download