July 21, 2021

A Special Invitation To All Open-Minded Adults

Dear Schoolhouse of Wonder Families, Kind-hearted children become open-minded adults. I believe that sentiment with my whole being. That is why I am so passionate about the mission of Schoolhouse of Wonder. Through our magical outdoor immersion, we help young people discover their own hearts and develop into open-minded adults. I have a special invitation […]

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October 22, 2021

Forest Jamboree Photo Gallery (Wake 2021)

Our musical week connected us with the earth in so many ways. From animals to clay, we enjoyed every bit of the hustle and bustle of nature. We made instruments with bamboo and even put on performances. And of course, we always find time for games!

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October 22, 2021

Pioneer Living Photo Gallery (Wake 2021)

We packed so many amazing activities into one week! From throwing tomahawks to making cornbread, our group learned all sorts of skills the early pioneers used. When we weren’t practicing our skills, we were splashing through the creeks and catching frogs by the lake. Even with the cooler weather this week, lots of friendly snakes […]

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October 22, 2021

The Game is Afoot (Durham 2021)

Whether we were making up new games or playing our classic Schoolhouse favorites, we sure did have a ton of fun this week! Campers learned about what makes a game fun, fair, playable, and AWESOME!!! They even ended the week by testing out a new game that was an instant hit. Could these games become […]

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October 22, 2021

Primitive Projectiles Photo Gallery (Durham 2021)

We had a blast this week hurling, throwing, and launching all sorts of projectiles! The campers got to try out tomahawks, atlatls with spears, archery, and corn darts. When we were not practicing our skills with projectiles, we had a great time playing games and exploring the river!  

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October 22, 2021

Chart Your Own Course Photo Gallery (Durham 2021)

This week, campers went on an imaginative adventure where they were able to choose activities based on their choices in a week-long interactive story. Our story this week was based around an emergency crash landing in the Canadian wilderness. Not to worry, we had plenty of time for games, explorations, and fort-building. We were so […]

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October 21, 2021

Wild Huts (Durham 2021)

We took our basic fort-building skills to a whole new level in Wild Huts this fall! From learning lashing and knots to building our very own raised platform, these kids did everything fort related and more. Of course, not without some yummy campfire goodies and hanging out in the river!

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