Kayaking & Canoeing
Spend time on the Heatree kayaking pond, in single boats or double. Learn some basic skills to move around the water and practice by playing games, many of which may result in getting very wet.
Try your hand at open boating on our canoeing pond. Up to three people in the boat means working together is necessary to get anywhere. Play tug o’ war and other games which may result in a quick swim depending on the skills and co-operation of your boating partners.
Curriculum LinksPE – Acquiring and developing skills, evaluate and improve performance, water safety SCIENCE—forces and motion Learning Outcomes Be able to move a boat safely on land and in the water. Develop their skill level at paddling. Gain a greater knowledge of water safety. Develop their understanding of forces and motion.
Take a trip either on the river Dart or on the canal and river at Exeter. The location will be decided dependant on the skills and experience of participants. This is a whole day activity so bring your packed lunch.
A gentle trip down the River Dart from Staverton to Totnes. Take your packed lunch and enjoy a restful day on the river.
PE – Acquiring and developing skills, evaluate and improve performance, water safety
Learning OutcomesBe physically active. Develop paddling skills in a new environment. Gain a greater knowledge of water safety.