Healthy, strong family relationships are foundational to young people’s growth, learning, and well-being.

 

These relationships build strong social and emotional strengths that kids use throughout their lives.

 

But great family relationships don’t just happen..

 

 

Welcome to My Discovery Destination!

Discovery Family Adventures

where your family can find plenty of opportunities to

 

The Discovery Family Adventures provide ideas, activities, and experiences to help build strong family relationships.

 

Our goal is to strengthen family relationships to help kids be and become their best selves

and to support parents in raising happy, successful, resilient kids in an exciting,

but sometimes turbulent and dangerous world.

***IMPORTANT UPDATE***

 

For 2022 all reporting will be done via the Discovery Hunt (Goosechase) App.

 

The Adventures will be available via the website for use by anyone that wants them, but everyone is encouraged to use the Discovery Hunt (Goosechase) App to qualify for the Family Reward Events and prizes.

 

Get links for downloading the App HERE.

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Choose from the Adventures listed below

 

(or design your own family adventure!)

 

Not sure how the Discovery Family Program works?

 

 

Basic First Aid


Family Adventure

GOAL:    Learn first aid so you can  help people who are injured.

 

The ADVENTURE:  Choose and complete a few of the areas listed in the Resource area

 

TIPS:

   Help each child make a homemade gift for their mentor

   Let the family members help plan a Mentor Appreciation event where they can invite their mentors/mentees

 

 

 

 

 


RESOURCES


 

 

🏥 Discuss injuries that may require first aid attention:

 

🩹Scratches, scrapes and cuts

🩹Burns

🩹Bites

🩹Wasp stings

🩹Allergic reactions

 

🏥 Learn basic first aid concepts

 

🏥 Role-play potential situations where first aid may be needed and let everyone practice. 

 

 

🏥 Have a nurse or other qualified professional teach your family more advanced first aid skills like CPR.

 

🏥 Discuss alternative options for basic first aid such as using alcohol to clean wounds, a bandana as a sling, other types of tape in place of first aid tape, or using clean clothing to cover the wound.√   Discuss how to get help in an emergency.

🩹When and how do you call 911 ?

🩹Make sure everyone knows your home address.

🩹Identify neighbors family members could go to in an emergency.

🩹Identify other trusted adults to call or contact in the event of an emergency.

Pre-K Adventure

First off, teach by example. When someone is injured, keep your cool. Calmly show them how to correctly wash a wound. Get some cheap bandaids and allow your child to help apply them. 

 

 

Community Engagement Adventure

Host an interactive community role playing game. Have a few “actors” on “stage” that are pretending to have various injuries (broken bones, bleeding gashes, cuts, burns, bug bites and stings etc.), illnesses (heat exhaustion, heat stroke, hypothermia, allergic reactions, etc), and shock. Use props and makeup, if desired. Also have some medical supplies on hand. Have the actors ask the audience members for help in first aid treatment.  

 

 

 

 

Teen Adventure

Help your teenager assemble a first aid kit that they can carry with them in their backpack or car.

 

Photo Location

Take a picture of your family learning and practicing first aid and post it to social media with the hashtags #savelives

by Emergencies:




 

NOTE: If the Adventures don't show up find them at DiscoveryFamilyAdventures.com



Check back often as we will post new Adventures every week

 

Not sure how the Discovery Family Program works?

   

 

Discovery Family Program How-To Visual

 

 

My Discovery Destination! Adventures

Sponsored by My Discovery Destination! and  local businesses and organizations in your community

for the purpose of

STRENGTHENING FAMILIES and BUILDING CHARACTER.

Send an email to Sharilee@MyDiscoveryDestination.com if you would like to learn how we can bring a wide variety of FUN and educational LIVE EVENTS to your community!