CAMP AMANDA COUNSELOR EVALUATION

Please help us evaluate the components of Camp Amanda as listed below. These evaluations are examined very carefully by Camp Amanda Leadership in order to improve camp each year. Campers and parents/guardians also receive an evaluation.

 

FIRST INTRODUCTION:
Tell us about your camper coming across the bridge and being introduced to them and their parent or guardian for the first time.

 

FRIDAY NIGHT: Icebreaker Games

 

FRIDAY NIGHT: Nametag craft

 

FRIDAY NIGHT: Introduction Campfire Session

 

FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY: Free Time

 

SATURDAY: Memory Box Craft

 

SATURDAY: Grief Talk - as presented by Jack using a PowerPoint

 

SATURDAY: Guilt Talk - as presented by Jack using the Feelings posters

 

SATURDAY NIGHT: Camper Interviews - as conducted by Tim

 

SATURDAY NIGHT: Campfire Experience - as presented by Tim wherein he tells an emotional personal story

 

SUNDAY: Anger Talk - as presented by Tim using the poster where camper feels anger

 

SUNDAY: Closing Activities (Campfire Talk, Balloon Ceremony, Group Circle/Spiral)

 

CAMPER DEPARTURE: Tell us about your camper leaving across the bridge and saying good-bye (clapping/chanting).

 

CAMP FACILITIES: Tell us about the camp facilities such as the cabins, lodge, bathrooms, creek, pool, etc.

 

CAMP FOOD: Tell us about the camp food as it relates to selection, meeting dietary needs, etc.

 

DEBRIEF SESSIONS: Tell us about the Friday & Saturday night Camp Counselor support meetings with Camp Leadership)

 

REFLECTION & CLOSURE

Tell us what you liked about your first introduction
Tell us how you think we could improve the first introduction experience
Tell us what you liked about the Icebreaker
Tell us how you think we could improve the Icebreaker games
Tell us what you liked about the Nametag activity
Tell us if you believe the nametag activity was beneficial to the camper
Tell us how you think we could improve the nametag activity
Tell us what you liked about the Introduction Campfire session
Tell us if you believe the Introduction Campfire session was beneficial to the camper
Tell us how you think we could improve the Introduction Campfire session
Tell us what you liked the Use of Free Time throughout the weekend
Tell us how you think we could improve the Use of Free Time throughout the weekend
Tell us what you liked about the Memory Box craft
Do you believe the Memory Box craft was a beneficial activity for the camper?
Tell us how you think we could improve the Memory Box craft?
Tell us what you liked about the Grief Talk as presented by Dr. Jack Shannon using a PowerPoint slideshow
Do you believe the Grief Talk was beneficial to the camper
Tell us how you think we could improve the Grief Talk
Tell us what you liked about the Guilt Talk as presented by Jack using the Feelings posters
Do you feel the Guilt Talk was beneficial to the camper?
Tell us how you think we could improve the Guilt Talk
How did your camper respond to the Camper Interviews?
Do you believe the Camper Interviews were beneficial to the camper?
Tell us how you think we could improve the Camper Interviews
How did your camper respond to the Saturday Night Campfire?
Tell us how you think we could improve the Saturday Night Campfire experience
Tell us what you liked about the Anger Talk
Do you feel the Anger Talk presentation was beneficial to the camper?
Tell us how you think we could improve the Anger Talk presentation
Tell us what you liked about the Closing Activities experience
Tell us what you liked about the Camper Departure
Tell us how you think we could improve the Camper Departure experience.
Tell us what you liked about the Camp facilities
Tell us how you think we could improve the camp facilities.
Tell us what you liked about the camp food.
Tell us how you think we could improve the camp food experience.
Tell us what you liked about the Debrief Sessions.
Tell us how you think we could improve the Debrief Sessions
Did the pre-meeting for volunteers before camp help prepare you for the weekend? How can it be improved?
What other training or preparation would you want for your role as a Camp Counselor?
Tell us what Camp Amanda was like for you?
Tell us what emotional impact Camp Amanda had for you.
Share with us anything else about Camp.
Ask us any questions you may have for the Camp Leadership.
If we had a Camp Amanda BBQ after camp weekend, would you be interested in attending? This would be an opprtunity to go into a more in-depth debrief about camp with Camp Leadership.