Kayak & Waterplants

Kayak &Waterplants
¥ 250.00 250.0 CNY
optional meal
¥ 50.00 50.0 CNY
Optional accommodation
¥ 150.00 150.0 CNY

 Kayak & Waterplants

Glide gently along the canals of Qingpu, while you learn to recognize and understand the importance of the freshwater plants in the Shanghai region. 

Event Itinerary

15:00  Gathering
15:15  Briefing
15:45  Meet at Kayak Club
16:00  Departure
17:30  Return to Kayak Club
17:45  Debrief and Sharing
18:00  Dinner*
19:00  End

*for optional meal ticket holders only
 
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Detailed Info

  • Event facilitated in English and Chinese

  • Maximum 12 participants

  • Suitable for children age 4+ and accompanying adults 

  • Parrot Tree provides nature journal and a drawing board for all registered participants;

  • Event takes place even in case of a light rain; cancellation only in case of heavy rain or storm;

  • Participants need to wear dry chlotes, shoes that could get wet and appropriate rain/sun/weather protection (i.e. sunscreen and hat highly recommended). Add a 2nd set of dry chlotes to change after the activity;

  • Bring reusable water bottle – all our activities aim to be zero waste

  • Optional accommodation: one night's Parrot Tree accommodation, including breakfast, free for children under   3  years old (one bed for children and parents)

  • Contact: fangfang Wechat 17091838964

How to get to Parrot Tree?
Subway:
Line 17 all the way to the terminal station: Oriental Land
Subway terminal Oriental Land 东方泸州站
Taxi to Cenbo village (cost ~40 CNY)

Bus:
Get in at the Danshui road stop, crossroad with Middle Huaihai road.
Bus name: 沪南高速专线
Bus stop: 淡水路(靠近淮海中路)
It's near South Huangpi road subway station (Line 1)
Get off at the Jingze bus station 金泽镇公交车站
Taxi to Cenbo village (cost ~30 CNY)

Private car:
Parking spots are available if you come with your own car. We are happy to provide you with directions. However, we support using public transportation.

for further info
http://www.parrottree.cn/Index/direction


Learning Objectives


DIRECT AIM

Discovery the freshwater plants of Shanghai


INDIRECT AIMS

Gross motor skills  paddling with kayak, body control and balance on a kayak

Fine motor skills  manipulate small objects

Science skills  inertia, water resistance, wind cycle, water pollution, plants, algae and underwater fauna

Language  bilingual terminology for local plants and ecology


This event is designed with

Green Steps triple focus

Environmental intelligence

Feeling and observing nature in a noninvasive way


  • Different water organism, various kinds of shoreline


  • The role of plants and algae in the freshwater ecosystem


  • Building awareness on water resource protection

     

Interpersonal Intelligence


  • Collaborate with a team


  • Get the outdoor feeling

Intrapersonal
Intelligence


  • Perceive one’s own state of mind in a natural environment

     

  • Exercise your intuition

 

Date & Time
Saturday

August 15, 2020

3:00 PM 6:00 PM Asia/Shanghai
Location

岑卜村 - Cenbo Village

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Organizer

Parrot Tree 鹦鹉树

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