ERIC Number: EJ633448
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Service Learning: Making the Camp Connection. Camp Programming That Integrates Learning through Community Service.
Garavaglia-Maiorano, Joel S.; Pile, Joel
Camping Magazine, v74 n5 p38-39 Sep-Oct 2001
Service learning creates camper-centered, experiential activities in the community and brings the needs of the community into camp. Outcomes of service learning include development of critical thinking and civic responsibility, increased camper collaboration, replacement of passive instruction with active learning, and increased self-esteem. Two examples are given of integrating service learning into camp programming. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Theme issue title: "Camp's Community Spirit."