Biomimicry: The Fire Challenge

November 27, 2017 - Earth Friends, Preschool

11/14/17 Today it was really cold and breezy.  It might have reached 45 degrees but with the wind it felt much colder!  We all had cold hands, faces and even feet.  So what a perfect day to build campfires.  The challenge for the day was to build one match campfires.  A one match campfire is… Read more »

Biomimicry: Campfire and Echolocation

November 10, 2017 - Earth Friends, Preschool

10/31/2017 Happy Halloween!  Today was our mid-semester campfire which we got to celebrate with the other homeschool classes and our families and friends.  Some of us even came in costumes!  Before heading down to the campfire we passed out the silicone molds.  Last week we were learning about spider silk and how people use learning… Read more »

Living Wetlands Week 3

March 20, 2017 - Earth Friends, Preschool

The day after this class was the big snow day that we had been waiting for!  It was really cold this Monday so we kind of altered our plans a bit and decided to spend a good hour at the campfire learning how to build fires, learning fire safety and of course enjoying the warmth!… Read more »