Celebrating Good Times

fsforestschool/ June 28, 2019/ Community, FSFNS Blog, Past Stories/ 0 comments

Hey Folks! We had a busy last couple weeks, but here’s a quick recap of all the fun! Chickadees These littler folks (Ages 4-5) have been up to a bunch of wild adventures over the past season.  Don’t let their smaller size fool you, they hike forever and can be hard to keep with, even for the teachers!  From mud kitchens, to epic forts in “the Fort” (our student-built sanctuary)

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Climbing, Paddling and Homemade Glue

fsforestschool/ June 9, 2019/ Amphibians, Animals, Birds, FSFNS Blog, Paddling, Past Stories, Plants, Rock Climbing, Spring 2019/ 0 comments

Hey Folks!  We’ve been busy playing outside. Here’s a recap of the last few weeks! Paddling We love exploring our extended backyard and our older students ventured off on a field trip to the Beaver River.  We had some amazing weather systems – both warm and wet! – that challenged us along the way.   We learned about water/river safety, paddling skills and most importantly had fun connecting with our

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Climbing Trees, Chasing Chickens and Cooking Potatoes!

fsforestschool/ June 5, 2019/ Meaford, Past Stories/ 0 comments

She’s back! Our mama robin that is! We were so happy to notice her this morning and couldn’t help but check on her nest… three more bright blue eggs to hatch in the coming weeks! We love gaining her trust and sitting close to observe her care for her eggs. It’s an awesome way to quiet our minds and connect to the birds. We tend to notice them more throughout

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