Field Trip Fun!

Kindergarten Learning Adventures

Kid Senses

When: Friday, April 4th


Departure from MDS: 8:45


Return time: 2:45


Lunch: Domioes Pizza in the Kid Senses lunch room


Cost for parents: $1.00 (to be given to Mrs. Pitts before the trip)


About: This is one of my favorite field trips! The kiddos will enjoy two workshops: Sense of Touch and Weather Mania. We will also enjoy exploring the museum and having pizza in the lunch room! Please visit the signup to come along!

Catawba Science Center and Glenn Hilton Park

When: Wednesday, April 30


Departure from MDS: 8:00, arrive at Science Center by 8:45


Return time: 3:00


Lunch: Packed Lunch in the Catawba Science Center Lunch Room (everyone will need to bring their own packed lunch).


Cost for parents: $5.00 (to be given to Mrs. Pitts before the trip)


About: We will begin with the Creature Feature class and then explore the science center and aquarium before enjoying lunch. Then we will head to Glenn Hilton park to play and enjoy the Exploring Nature class offered through the science center. This will be a full day...plan to do a lot of walking outside when we get to the park. Please visit the signup to come along!

Furs, Feathers, and Fins: Petco in Hickory

When: Wednesday, May 7


Departure from MDS: 9:15


Return time: 1:00


Lunch: Cici's Pizza


Cost for parents: Free, but be prepared to pay for your lunch!


About: This is a new field trip that we are trying this year. We will visit Petco in Hickory for a self-guided tour to learn more about animals and their habitats. Then we will head to Cici's Pizza at about 11:00 for lunch. Please visit the signup to come along!

Asheboro Zoo

When: Friday, May 23


Departure from MDS: 7:00am (I know, it's so early!)


Return time: 5:00pm


Lunch: Choose from a bagged lunch at the zoo. Go to the lunch signup to see the choices! Please sign up for you AND your child. I need a final count of each lunch when I call to order. Here is the website to view lunch descriptions: http://www.nczoo.org/events/cateringschoollunch.html


Cost for parents: $12.00 ~ Please be prepared to pay at the gate when we arrive.


About: This is a looooong day, but a great trip! My suggestion is to bring/send the following items: sunscreen, bottled water, small hand sanitizer, and 1-2 items to occupy kiddos during the long drive. Carpooling is a great idea for this trip. Please visit the signup to come along!