“Pond”er this!

fsforestschool/ June 20, 2016/ Fire Building, FSFNS Blog, Past Stories, Summer Fun, Water/ 0 comments

Hey Everyone, We spent our days this week with two classical elements: Fire and Water (and I suppose the Earth and Wind as well).  After measuring our tomato plants for growth, it was time for the much anticipated attempt at the Fire Bead. After a review of the basic needs of fire (heat, oxygen, and fuel), we were off to the back fields for students to show off their skills. 

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fsforestschool/ June 12, 2016/ FSFNS Blog, Paddling, Past Stories, Shelter, Summer Fun, Water/ 0 comments

Hey Folks, We had the great opportunity to explore off property this week with a trip down the Beaver river.  Though we had two drastically different weather days, the result was the same: lots of laughs and some new hard skills.  We were treated to an abundance of wildlife – birds galore, fish, so many frogs we lost count, and of course bugs – as the students navigated their way

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