Our 5th-grade students at Plato Academy Clearwater had an unforgettable field trip to Enterprise Village on October 26th. We are incredibly grateful to share the highlights of this remarkable experience.
Enterprise Village is not just any ordinary field trip; it’s a chance for our students to gain real-world insights into the world of business and economics. The day was packed with hands-on activities, interactive lessons, and real-world scenarios, giving our young learners a taste of the responsibilities and opportunities that await them in the future.
Throughout the day, students assumed the roles of employees, entrepreneurs, and consumers, working in various businesses and making economic decisions that mirrored the real world. This immersive experience allowed them to apply the knowledge and skills they have been developing in their classrooms.
Our students’ enthusiasm and determination were truly inspiring. They embraced their roles with eagerness, demonstrating a remarkable understanding of teamwork, problem-solving, and decision-making. It was heartwarming to see them take on the responsibilities of budgeting, earning, and spending money, all while interacting with their peers in a simulated economy.
But this experience wouldn’t have been possible without the unwavering support of our parents. You went above and beyond to prepare the students for this adventure, helping them understand the concepts of finance, entrepreneurship, and citizenship. Your support made a significant difference in their ability to excel during the field trip.
Thank you, teachers, parents and students, for making this field trip a resounding success! Your commitment to education and growth is truly commendable, and we are excited to see the amazing things that the future holds for our young scholars.
Thank you Mrs. Weigel for providing photos.