The Peabody Preservean outdoor classroomProject S.H.O.E.S.-Sleepy Hollow Outdoor Education Sanctuary-
Goals• Utilize existing resource• Signature TUFSD Program• Academic Advancement• Character Development
THE SITENote: borders are approximate
THE SITEPeabody Trail PlansAs of 5/16/13Peabody Trail PlansAs of 5/16/13
Parking• 39 Acres• Owned by TUFSD Board of Education• Wide variety of natural features, environs& wildlifeManicured Playin...
Freshwater streams, ponds, wetlandsDeciduous ForestSaltwater Tidal Wetland
Bike ramps & trailsWildlifeNative & Invasive Plant Species
Integrated CurriculumHands-On Learning
Earth Sciences
Cultural Studies
Visual Arts
Language Arts
History
Math
Chemistry
Biology
Community ServiceEnvironmental Stewardship
Tell me and Ill forget,Show me and I may remember,Involve me and Ill understand.- Chinese Proverb
Program PartnersTUFSD Community:• Teachers• Administration• Guidance Department• Special Education• Students• Board of Edu...
Let’s build anOutdoor Classroom Programfor TUFSD!To get involved contact:Tracy Brown, tracyis@optonline.netKatie Scully, k...
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Peabody Outdoor Classroom Introduction

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The Peabody Outdoor Classroom is a 39-acre nature preserve owned by the Public Schools of the Tarrytowns. Parents, teachers and community members are organizing to create an outdoor classroom on the property to be used for hands-on learning in the outdoors.

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  1. 1. The Peabody Preservean outdoor classroomProject S.H.O.E.S.-Sleepy Hollow Outdoor Education Sanctuary-
  2. 2. Goals• Utilize existing resource• Signature TUFSD Program• Academic Advancement• Character Development
  3. 3. THE SITENote: borders are approximate
  4. 4. THE SITEPeabody Trail PlansAs of 5/16/13Peabody Trail PlansAs of 5/16/13
  5. 5. Parking• 39 Acres• Owned by TUFSD Board of Education• Wide variety of natural features, environs& wildlifeManicured Playing FieldsFoot Trails & Gravel Road
  6. 6. Freshwater streams, ponds, wetlandsDeciduous ForestSaltwater Tidal Wetland
  7. 7. Bike ramps & trailsWildlifeNative & Invasive Plant Species
  8. 8. Integrated CurriculumHands-On Learning
  9. 9. Earth Sciences
  10. 10. Cultural Studies
  11. 11. Visual Arts
  12. 12. Language Arts
  13. 13. History
  14. 14. Math
  15. 15. Chemistry
  16. 16. Biology
  17. 17. Community ServiceEnvironmental Stewardship
  18. 18. Tell me and Ill forget,Show me and I may remember,Involve me and Ill understand.- Chinese Proverb
  19. 19. Program PartnersTUFSD Community:• Teachers• Administration• Guidance Department• Special Education• Students• Board of EducationTarrytown, Sleepy Hollow & beyond:• Parents• Neighbors• Teatown Lake Reservation• Scenic Hudson• Riverkeeper
  20. 20. Let’s build anOutdoor Classroom Programfor TUFSD!To get involved contact:Tracy Brown, tracyis@optonline.netKatie Scully, kmscully@gmail.comSonia Cawley, hardypug@yahoo.com

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