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Island 3 Day 1

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ay 1


All members:

Fill out the member page and take your survival test.


Section 04 Members:


  • - Research materials you should have with you to survive, which are likely to be on the plane
  • - Cite at least 2 sources:
    • Regenold, Stephen. "Survival Gear- 10 Items to Survive." The Gear Junkie. 15 May 2007. 27 Oct. 2008 <http://thegearjunkie.com/survival-gear-10-items-to-survive>.
    • "Adapt your wilderness survival kits for your trip." Wilderness survival guide. 27 Oct. 2008 <http://www.wilderness-survival-skills.com/wilderness-survival-kits.html>
  • - Make a table with a list of materials (at least 12)


- Swiss Army knife

- flint and steel

- water filter

- water can

- satallite phone

- bug  net

- compass

- map

- rope

- first aid kit

- pot and pan

- fishing kit

- Fish wire


Section 06 Members:


- Choose 6 of the 12 materials researched by the first section. These are the materials you will have found on the plane. These are the only tools not found on the island that you may use.

  1. Swiss army knife
  2. satellite phone
  3. first aid kit
  4. pot and pan
  5. fishing kit
  6. flint and steel

- Search for pictures in the Creative Commons site, found in the SideBar page, of four different liminal spaces found on your island. Upload the pictures and post them below.




this is the cave on our island <http://www.lewiston.k12.id.us/camelot/NationalMonuments/Ben/rc.htm>



this is the river on our island http://www.wisconsinrivers.org/images/rivers/PikeRiver.jpg



This is our forest on our island. http://www.desktopscenes.com/Autumn%20Scenes%20from%20Southern%20Vermont%20(2003)/slides/Rocky%20Forest%20Path.html




this is a picture of the coast





Section [09] Members:


  • - Create a map of the island. You can use photoshop elements if you're editing a picture of an island, or paint if you're drawing the island from scratch. You can have one member draw the outline, another member labels it. Make sure you include where the liminal spaces are.
    • Liminal Spaces
      • the Caves
      • swamp
      • lagoon
  • - Upload your map.
  • - Determine the walking distance between each place.

    Lagoon to Western Beach = 1 and a half hour walk


    Lagoon to Eastern Beach = 4 hour walk


    Lagoon to Northern Beach = 2 and 25 minute hour walk


    Lagoon to Southern Beach = 5 hour walk


    Lagoon to the caves = 3 and a half hour walk


    Lagoon to the swamps = 2 hour walk


    Lagoon to the river = 15 minute walk


    Lagoon to the palm trees = 1 hour walk


    Lagoon to the forest = 30 minute walk


Comments (18)

Brigitte Leschhorn said

at 8:52 am on Oct 23, 2008

Section 04 group, you need two sources.

Brigitte Leschhorn said

at 11:44 am on Oct 23, 2008

Good work section 06, but you need one more picture.

matt tao said

at 8:13 pm on Oct 26, 2008

wait are the trees on the map supposed to be anything...below the lagoon?

Brigitte Leschhorn said

at 8:46 pm on Oct 26, 2008

Brilliant work, Island 3.

Vijay Umashanker said

at 9:45 pm on Oct 26, 2008

is the cluster of trees supposed to be a forest?

Carlyn Vachow said

at 12:03 pm on Oct 27, 2008

Ya I think so.

hallie said

at 12:05 pm on Oct 27, 2008

the cluster of trees is the forest. Sorry I forgot to label it. Varlyn were you going to do the liminal spaces part?

Carlyn Vachow said

at 12:21 pm on Oct 27, 2008

I did

Carlyn Vachow said

at 12:21 pm on Oct 27, 2008

It's right above your map

hallie said

at 12:35 pm on Oct 27, 2008

Oh perfect, thanks.

Colin Phelan said

at 12:42 pm on Oct 27, 2008

hallie the map was quite beastly

Colin Phelan said

at 12:42 pm on Oct 27, 2008

also matt helped me with the distances

Carlyn Vachow said

at 12:42 pm on Oct 27, 2008

Cool pictures Section 6. Nice map Hallie!

kdesloge said

at 2:09 pm on Oct 27, 2008

Can somebody please write down how far it is from the cave to the streams?

ccapps said

at 2:10 pm on Oct 27, 2008

we should live in the cave because that means we dont have to build a house because the cave supplies us with security.

cyount said

at 2:13 pm on Oct 27, 2008

why am i not the leader i have the highest IQ with a 69

ccapps said

at 2:15 pm on Oct 27, 2008

we are living in a cave.

agais said

at 3:38 pm on Nov 13, 2008

We should have taken our time choosing our items, we didn't pick the best

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