Scouts

Prem Scout families caught a break in the rain for an adventure-packed
campout by the lake at Huay Tung Tao last Friday night.
After pitching tents and a first-aid review, we headed to the back of the
lake to learn rock climbing using the three points of contact technique with
an expedient safety harness; we learned ‘slack’, ‘brake’, and ‘rock’
commands.

Scouts learned basic safety for slingshots and had a go as the sun was
setting. We barbecued and played games well into an evening accentuated by
the sounds of the jungle.
At dawn, we enjoyed productive fishing followed by yoga, then set off for a
nature hike. The greatest excitement was yet to come – a bees’ nest was
disturbed, resulting in most of us being stung. We treated ourselves,
carried on, and completed the hike.

By the end of this week our Scouts will have completed, and in many cases
exceeded their rank advancement requirements. Special thanks to A. Anita,
Dr. Ian and Umy, CY, Jessica, Ros, and all parent volunteers, and especially
Khun Aey, for making the program a success.
We hope to offer Scouting to grades 1, 2, and 3 from August 2018 and seek
parents willing to volunteer. No prior experience required. Training will
be provided. Contact A. Anita or Todd.

Related Posts

Arts Integration: Grade 2

In response to the recent concerns of the coronavirus the Grade 2 class is taking action to support those who […]

March 5, 2020

Grade 2 Takes Action

Thailand is one of the highest contributors to plastic waste on our planets.  Prem wants to stop this and take […]

September 20, 2019

Grade 2 Go On Safari!

This week Grade 2 have been on a (virtual) field trip! Lions, tigers and bears, oh my! Grade 2 has […]

December 9, 2021

A Message from the Junior School Principal

Dear Parents and Guardians,   I hope this message finds you well. Please allow me to extend my thanks to […]

January 23, 2020