For our sixth grade students, here is a little background to familiarize you with this exciting program. PRIME trips are an important part of the Middle School program. This off-campus activities-based program offers students the opportunity to extend the curriculum beyond the classroom walls in exciting ways in a new environment. They are also able to develop new friendships, try new experiences, and build self-confidence. The CAC PRIME Trips are an integral and mandatory part of the Middle School curriculum.
Our 6 grade Prime Trip takes place in Egypt. It takes place in the exciting city of Luxor is an amazing trip that complements 6th grade ancient civilisations unit in Social Studies. The seventh grade students visit Marsa Alam, a trip that has been extremely successful in the past. It complements the ecology unit in 7th grade science. The eighth grade students visit Jordan for a mix of cultural and outdoor activities.
Each PRIME Trip provides an opportunity to fulfill a variety of the goals listed below, although each program does not necessarily cover all the objectives.