Make a Difference in Someone's Life

Service Learning for All Ages!

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PA Virtual Main Office in King of Prussia!

Friday, Nov. 13th, 10am-12:30pm

630 Park Ave

King of Prussia, PA

The Sleeping Bag Project - Also known as the Ugly Quilt Project

Join us as we assemble and sew Ugly Quilts for the homeless. Check out the video below for an idea of what we're going to do. We have quilts that have been started and just need the finishing touches.

My Brothers Keeper - TheSleepingBagProject.Org - Recycled fabric for the homeless

Cost? FREE!

Donations Welcomed & Encouraged

Donations of new, clean socks, gloves, scarves & hats are welcome. Travel size toiletries are also welcome and encouraged.

AGENDA

10:00am Arrival

12:30pm - End of Outing.

Lunch afterwards?

Purpose of Outing: Educational and Social

OLS Hours: 90 minutes of Language Arts and 30 minutes of Social Studies

Learning Objectives:

* Students will understand how the Ugly Quilt Project has helped thousands of homeless people, and realize that they, too, can make a difference.

* Students will use mathematical calculations to determine the number and spacing of knots on quilts.

* Students will socialize and use team work with their peers while participating in the quilt project.

*K-6 students will draw a picture or write a paragraph depicting their experience and how it effects the world around them.

*7-12 – students will reflect on the purpose of the outing and compose a well written paragraph of at least 5 sentences on what they can do to help in the future.

RSVP'S ARE NOW CLOSED DUE TO REACHING MAX CAPACITY

RSVP by Monday, Nov. 9th

To Heather Schaffer hschaffer@pavcsk12.org


Please include the following information in your emailed RSVP:


  1. * Student name, grade, teacher's name
  2. * Adult chaperone's name
  3. * Number of additional children or adults
  4. * Is this your first school year at PA Virtual?
  5. * Any serious allergies or medical conditions that I should be reminded about?

Please send these forms to HSchaffer@pavcsk12.org at least a week before the event



Student Emergency Health Form (one per student)


Media Release Form (one per family)


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