Somerville Secondary College

Urban Recreation

Featured Learning AreaHPE
Additional Learning AreasScience
Learning Capabilities DevelopedPersonal and Social


Students participating in this elective will develop skills and knowledge for enjoyable participation in outdoor adventure activities.  Students will be participating in activities such as skateboarding, walking, bike riding, aquatics using community facilities.  This elective enables students to build self-esteem, social skills, develop teamwork and group skills.  Students will also investigate local recreational facilities and conduct a study of community use and impact on environment.  Student will work in groups to plan and develop a new recreation facility for the local community.