Teacher & Parent Resources


Teacher Trip Planning



Teacher's Manual 2018-19

This manual is a first step in giving you the planning support that you need.

Pre-Trip Questionnaire

A questionnaire to fill out before attending the Student Overnight Program.

Student Release Form

Required release form for students coming to IslandWood.

Adult Release Form

Required release form for teachers and chaperones coming to IslandWood.


Parent Information

Student-Parent Packet

Useful information to prepare students and parents for their time at IslandWood.

School Overnight Program Parent information

Information about lodging, food, learning, and safety at IslandWood.

Programa Escolar con Estadia Nocturna Infomacion Para Padres

Infomacion sobre alojamiento, alimentacion, aprendizaje, y seguridad en IslandWood.

Thông Tin cho Phụ Huynh về Chương Trình Học Tập Xa Nhà.

Thông tin về nơi ở, thức ăn, chương trình học tập và sự an toàn ở IslandWood.


Chaperone Information

Chaperone Packet

Information and required forms for chaperones coming to IslandWood.

Watch a video describing what you can expect during a field study.

Ver un vídeo que muestra lo que puede esperar durante un estudio de campo.

Watch a video showing what you can expect in the dining hall.

Ver un vídeo que muestra lo que puede esperar en el comedor.


Food at IslandWood

Kitchen & Menus

Detailed menu information.

Food Allergy Procedures

Outline of Food Allergy responsibilities for IslandWood, families, schools, and students.

Food Allergy Action Plan

Food allergy emergency care plan.

Food Allergy Action Plan (Spanish)

Food allergy emergency care plan in Spanish.



School Overnight Program (SOP) Stories

Student Stories

We interviewed former students in our School Overnight Program to hear what IslandWood was like for them and what they are doing today.

Somali Family Day

Families from Seattle's Somali community spend a day at IslandWood with SOP staff, sharing and learning from each other.

Russian Educator Visit

Russian educators visit IslandWood as part of an environmental educational exchange to learn about SOP.

Drumming with Jah Breeze

Artist in Residence Jah Breeze teaches students in the School Overnight Program to celebrate diversity, individual strength, and music.

Garden Education Segment on Univision Seattle

IslandWood graduate program alum Daniella Miramontes talked with Noticias Univision Seattle's Jaime Mendez and Paula Lamas about IslandWood’s work to take learning outside the classroom and provided tips on at-home urban gardening.