FOR KIDS


There are activities for kids of all ages.  Children are welcome to stay with their parents to attend sessions or participate in the activities provided.    This year's kids activity theme is Superheroes!  Kids will have the opportunity to explore what makes them unique and participate in a talent show!



For Families with Infants and Toddlers in our Daycare rooms:

Please note: Due to the broad variety of needs and appetites of infants and toddlers we ask that you provide the meals for your small child for the day.  Please pack enough milk or formula, snacks, and a bag lunch for your young child.  There will be a cooler available for storing bottles and lunches.

What to Bring:

  • For infants - Bottles with enough milk or formula for the day
  • Lunch and Snacks (A cooler to store items will be provided.)
  • Diapers
  • Change of clothes
  • Favorite blanket and comfort item for nap time.   (Nap mats will be available on site, as well as a few Pack-n-Plays.)
  • Sippy Cup
  • Please label all items with your child’s name



Children's Agenda

School-age children will be assigned to a “Team.”  Each team’s activities will be led by a certified teacher of the Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing.  Each team will include adult volunteers to maintain a low adult to student ratio. 


8:30-9:30 a.m.


Arrive


9:30-10:10 a.m.


Activity Stations


10:10-10:30 a.m.


Snack Break


10:30-11:30 a.m.


Activity Stations


11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.


Lunch


12:15-1:15 p.m.


Group Activity (Homeroom)


1:15-2:15 p.m.


Exhibitor Fair


2:15-3:15 p.m.


Return to Homeroom/

Parent Check-Out



Tweens'/Teens' Agenda

Tween and Teens will participate in fun activities led by Challenge Island Staff focused on creative problem solving and team building.  This group will also be led by a certified teacher of the Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing.  


8:30-9:30 a.m.


Arrive


9:30-10:10 a.m.


Team Building Activity


10:10-10:30 a.m.


Snack Break


10:30-11:30 a.m.


Activity


11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.


Lunch


12:15-1:15 p.m.


Trivia


1:15-2:15 p.m.


Exhibitor Fair


2:15-3:15 p.m.


Return to Home Room/

Parent Check-Out






We look forward to seeing you at the conference!






FAMILY MATTERS! A FUN-FILLED, ONE-DAY WORKSHOP FOR FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN WHO ARE DEAF or HARD OF HEARING.

Family Matters!                   MARCH 18, 2017