Crow’s Path summer photos and Hello from Oregon!

By |2017-01-31T14:12:09-05:00October 9th, 2015|Field School|

Checking out the inner workings of a sharp-shinned hawk The great Ale Dietschi! A wild George spotted in the path! Clickity clack! Pouring tea into knotweed teacups from our trusty kettle named Arnold And enjoying our tea Masters of relaxation innovation, Lauren and Pax with the hose hammock Blue Star Kadet Sylvie showing off [...]

April Alive

By |2017-01-25T14:39:05-05:00April 25th, 2015|Field School|

Despite wet and cold conditions this past week (and month!!), we had a wonderful time this April during April Alive! Though many of our wild edibles are yet to emerge, we were still able to make delicious pizzas using trout lily, wild leeks, basswood buds, and stinging nettles. For photos from the week click on [...]

Photos from Fall session at Field School

By |2017-01-25T14:46:36-05:00December 6th, 2014|Field School|

Leaf fortress prior to leaf fight! Food for the garden worms      The calmest you'll ever see Nevin, asleep in the hammock we built.    Keepin cozy  Mo reading Winnie the Pooh  Our first successful flaming arrows, after many a failed attempt  Sage is floating in front of the Hickory!    Robin the Druid [...]

Tiny Adventures: Parting Gifts

By |2017-01-25T13:47:00-05:00September 27th, 2014|Field School|

     To set the tone for the changing of the season, I'd like to share this video of acorn bliss from this past week.  Kiddos have been joining the ranks of the Blue Jays and Gray Squirrels participating in this year's acorn mast.     The times they are a changing, and this week's Spreading [...]

Tiny Adventures – Nature Mysteries

By |2017-01-25T13:47:03-05:00September 15th, 2014|Field School|

An ant discovering a tiny worldCarrying on with the theme of tiny, this week's challenge is to find a tiny world and study it. At the Field School, we create fairy houses, build orc shelters, discover hidden lairs, caverns, hideaways, magical lyceums, and so many other worlds. We imagine them inhabited by Dale the Fire [...]

Photos from River Otter Water Week

By |2017-01-25T13:47:13-05:00July 19th, 2014|Field School|

River Water Otter Week celebrates Lake Champlain with an exploration of Rock Point's shoreline. We spent much of our time snorkeling, canoeing, swimming, and jumping off rocks! Our culminating adventure was a paddle from Mink Bay around Rock Point and all the way to downtown Burlington for some delicious creemees. We made flags for the [...]

Photos and Videos from Field School

By |2017-01-25T13:47:19-05:00May 30th, 2014|Field School|

We have more amazing photos and videos captured on our camera phones then we will ever have time to post, but I thought I would share a few of them here. Ryder's story of Bindiana Phones, which he came up with on the spot!On our last overnight, we were in a super playful and musical [...]

Spring Projects

By |2017-01-25T13:47:21-05:00May 18th, 2014|Field School|

 We have a new lending "library". I built this for books for kids that will inspire them to connect to the natural world. Next time you're out at Rock Point, check it out - take a book, leave a book. Also, we're looking for a gnome to preside over the library, or at least to [...]