Family Transportation Activity Night
at Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School
6-8 pm, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014
A "Family Transportation Activity Night" will be held at a local school, the day before the LTT Symposium begins, as a way to stimulate interest in transportation and future careers amongst local youth.
The "Family Transportation Activity Night" will take place at Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School from 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm, Tuesday, February 25, 2014, for 4th to 6th grade students and their families. The goals of the event are to:
- Introduce students & parents to the variety of careers in the transportation sector;
- Introduce students & parents to the role of transportation in our daily lives;
- Provide college and transportation career role models for younger students.
University students attending the LTT symposium, along with university faculty, are invited to present at the event. The event will be designed to serve as a prototype for outreach events and showcase sample logistics, trade and transportation activities that can be used to engage and increase awareness amongst K-12 students and their parents.
- 4th to 6th Grade Family Transportation Night - Event Planning Checklist Draft
- 4th to 6th Grade Family Transportation Night – Letter and Responsibilities Draft
- 4th to 6th Grade Family Transportation Night - Flyer and REGISTRATION FORM
- 4th to 6th Grade Family Transportation Night - Flyer and REGISTRATION FORM - BY Ocean Spring Upper Elementary
- Video 1- Sample - Plot the Path into The Harbor MP4-Video
- Video 2 - Sample - Five Points Traffic Jam - MP4-Video
- Video 3 - Sample - Packaging Bananas - MP4-Video
- Video 4 - Sample - What Floats Your Boat - MP4-Video
Directions to Ocean Spring Upper Elementary: