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6th Grade Camp: Guided Discoveries: AstroCamp, Idyllwild
Dates:  May 21-23, 2018
Location:  Guided Discoveries: AstroCamp, Idyllwild
Cost:  The suggested donation amount for Guided Discoveries: AstroCamp is $275 per student (transportation fees are included).
About:  This is an expected education trip that is part of UDA's curriculum.  The students will leave Monday morning, and return to school on Wednesday.  All meals are included with participation in the trip.  The curriculum covered by Guided Discoveries: AstroCamp in Idyllwild includes learning about physical science, astronomy, investigation and experimentation.  Some of the possible classes include building and launching rockets, atmosphere and gases, lights and lasers, and micro-gravity.  Students also have the opportunity to go zip lining and work together on other ropes courses where they can practice their teamwork and leadership skills.
 
For more information about Guided Discoveries: AstroCamp, head to their website HERE.
 
7th Grade Camp: Joshua Tree National Park
Dates:  April 4-6, 2018
Location:  Joshua Tree National Park
Cost: TBD
About: Details to come
 
 
 
8th Grade Camp: CIMI Fox Landing, Catalina Island
Dates:  May 7-9, 2018
Location:  CIMI Fox Landing, Catalina Island Marine Institute
Cost:  The suggested donation amount is $305 per student (transportation fees not included).
About:  This is an expected educational trip that is part of UDA's curriculum.  The students will leave Monday morning, and return to school on Wednesday.  All meals are included with participation in the trip.  The curriculum covered at CIMI is focused on marine biology and island ecology.  Previous classes have included kayaking with dolphins, sea lions, and leopard sharks, night squid dissections, team building activities, snorkeling in the bay and sea creature touch tanks.  Students also learned about the island and the marine environment at Fox Landing.
 
For more information about CIMI Fox Landing, head to their website HERE.
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