Winter music

By |2013-03-27T19:00:00-04:00March 27th, 2013|Field School|

I won't be posting new photos this week as I spent far too long editing together this "music" video from last week. The sound didn't come out all that well. The mic on my camera isn't the best and seemed to pick up the sounds of the kids in the background better than the guitar [...]

Quinzhees and a beautiful day

By |2013-03-20T22:59:00-04:00March 20th, 2013|Field School|

We started our day with a good game of Voles! Voles! Run For Your Lives! Here Fisher dives for some food. Rules: The game is best played in deep snow. Carve out a big circle with a small circle in the middle. "Tunnels" go from the middle to the outside. Along the outside ring there are [...]

Balancing acts and splitting wood

By |2013-03-15T13:59:00-04:00March 15th, 2013|Field School|

We had a wonderful week with the cold weather and rainstorm. Lauren's guild made little pillows and filled them with cattail fluff and lavender. On their wander down to the cattail marsh they found a nearly complete skeleton of a buck. At the end of each day we finish with story time. Kids share highlights [...]

Sea caves

By |2013-03-08T12:44:00-04:00March 8th, 2013|Field School|

Sam and Luke found a rare woodland creature nesting in a hollowed out red oak This week we started back up after winter break with an epic adventure (Beaven called it a Frederick Adventure). Last Fall we tended to spend more of our time around our main campsite. This session we decided that we wanted the [...]