Kingswood

Orienteering

This activity provides an introduction into basic map reading skills through the practical activity of orienteering. Children must navigate their way around the centre finding various checkpoints, working as a team and using only a map. Orienteering helps participants develop important initiative, leadership and teamwork skills.

orienteering
orienteering

Learning outcomes

Teamwork

Work constructively as a team member.

 

Communication

Communicate effectively with others during the activity.

 

Problem solving

Devise a plan, execute it and review its effectiveness in solving a problem.